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Zachary Richard (2003)

Louisiana Legends Gala



Genre: Awards

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2003-06-29

Duration: 00:08:44

Subjects: RICHARD, ZACHARY | Cajun music | Cajun French dialect | French immersion


  • Courtney, Beth Host
  • Ancelet, Barry Interviewee
  • Richard, Eddie Interviewee
  • Richard, Zachary Speaker


This segment from the 2003 Louisiana Legends Gala features a profile and a speech by Zachary Richard accepting his recognition as a Louisiana Legend. Richard is a Cajun musician and poet. The profile includes interviews with folklorist Barry Ancelet and Richard’s father, Eddie Richard. Host: Beth Courtney