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French Television & Radio (1981)

En Français



Genre: French

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1981-10-11

Duration: 00:26:01

Subjects: French language | Council for the Development of French in Louisiana | Television | Radio


  • Fontenot, James Host
  • Marcantel, David Interviewee
  • Tate, Paul C., Sr. Interviewee
  • Cappel, Vicki Interviewee
  • Steg, Adam Interviewee


This episode of the series “En Francais” from October 11, 1981, features James Fontenot’s interview with David Marcantel and Paul C. Tate, Sr., two members of the CODOFIL (Council for the Development of French in Louisiana) Media Advisory Committee. They discuss the use of the French language on radio and television. Fontenot then interviews Vicki Cappel and Adam Steg, who discuss French television in New Orleans. This episode was preserved through a 2018 CLIR Recordings at Risk Grant.