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Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana (2022)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Allen Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2022-07-22

Duration: 00:04:13

Subjects: Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana | Native Americans


  • St. Cyr, Kara Host
  • Keber, Lily Producer
  • Lecoq, Christopher Photographer


This segment from the July 22, 2022, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Lily Keber’s report on the Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana’s efforts to preserve their culture and language. She interviews: Jonathan Cernek, chairman of the Coushatta Tribe; Leland Thompson, tribal member; Allie Nokko Johnson, tribal member; Loretta Williams, tribal council member; and Arden Istre, tribal member. Host: Kara St. Cyr