[PAST EVENT] The Contemporary Effects of the Acadian Diaspora, a guest lecture by Barry Ancelet

March 16, 2017
3:30pm - 4:45pm
Washington Hall, Room 301
241 Jamestown Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location

A native Louisiana French-speaking Cajun, Barry Jean Ancelet is a Chevalier in France?s Palmes Acad?miques, the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres, a member of Quebec?s Ordre des Francophones d?Am?rique, and a Fellow of the American Folklore Society. He is Professor Emeritus at UL Lafayette where he has served as Director of the Center for Acadian and Creole Folklore and Professor of Francophone Studies and Folklore. He was also nominated for a Grammy in 2017 along with Sam Broussard for the album Broken Promised Land.

Event made possible through the generous support of the Dean for Educational Policy, the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures and the Reves Center for International Studies


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