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James Domengeaux Interview (1985)

En Français



Genre: French

Place Covered: Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1985-04-14

Duration: 00:25:15

Subjects: French language | Domengeaux, James R. | United States. Congress | Council for the Development of French in Louisiana


  • Gustin, Philippe Host
  • Domengeaux, James Interviewee


This episode of the series “En Francais” from April 14, 1985, features Philippe Gustin’s interview with James Domengeaux, the president of the Council for the Development of French in Louisiana (CODOFIL). Domengeaux also represented Louisiana’s 3rd Congressional District from 1941-1944 and 1944-1949. He discusses his time in Congress and his work with CODOFIL. This episode was preserved through a 2018 CLIR Recordings at Risk Grant.