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Charlotte Cormier

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Lecture and round-table conversation in Maine’s St. John Valley on Acadian folk music, directed by Charlotte Cormier of Moncton, New Brunswick. Includes a presentation of songbooks and selections of music. Recorded 17 October 1997.

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Charlotte Cormier

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Elementary school presentation in northern Maine offered by Charlotte Cormier, a scholar in Acadian folksong traditions and a musician from Moncton, New Brunswick. Recorded 17 October 1997.

Language: English and French

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Dr. Barry Ancelet

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Presentation by Dr. Barry Ancelet, professor of Modern Languages at the University of Southwestern Lousiana in Lafayette, Lousiana. Featured at a meeting of the Maine Acadian Heritage Council in Van Buren, Maine, Dr. Ancelet speaks about language and culture among the francophones of Louisiana, how they relate to the French heritage environments in Maine, and how they figure into multiculturalism more broadly. He is introduced by Representative Judy Paradis (D-Frenchville ME). The presentation is followed by a brief interview with Dr. Ancelet conducted by Dr. Marc Chasse. Recorded 20 December 1996.

Languages: French and English

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