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Dewey Balfa & Marc Savoy, Part 2 (1982)

En Français

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: French

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1982-05-23

Duration: 00:23:00

Subjects: French language | Education | Cajun music | Balfa, Dewey | Savoy, Marc

Contributors:

  • Fontenot, James Host
  • Van Der Stappen, Jose Interviewee
  • Dyess, Homer Interviewee
  • Balfa, Dewey Performer
  • Savoy, Marc Performer
  • Balfa, Tony Performer

Description

This episode of the series “En Francais” from May 23, 1982, features James Fontenot’s interview with Homer Dyess, the coordinator of bilingual education and foreign languages with the Louisiana Department of Education, and Jose Van Der Stappen, the Secretary General of APEFE, the Association for the Promotion of Education and Training Abroad, in Belgium. Cajun musicians Dewey Balfa, Marc Savoy, and Tony Balfa then perform several songs in-studio.