Barry Ancelet's History of Cajun Music (1983)
Place Covered: Louisiana
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Date Issued: 1983-03-26
Subjects: French language | Ancelet, Barry Jean | Cajun music | History
- Fontenot, James Host
- Ancelet, Barry Guest
This episode of the series “En Francais” from March 26, 1983, features James Fontenot’s interview with Barry Ancelet, the director of the Center for Acadian and Francophone Studies at the University of Southwestern Louisiana in Lafayette. He discusses the history of Cajun music. This episode was preserved through a 2018 CLIR Recordings at Risk Grant.