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The Theatricality of the Blues: The Bluesicals of the Chicago Black Ensenble Theatre

Jacques Lacava, Ph.D., University of Paris, is President of Le French Link.  A linguist and a journalist, he has written extensively on the blues and is affiliated with the French music publication, Soul Bag.

Recorded as part of Blues and the Spirit - A Symposium on the Legacy of Blues and Gospel Music, offering discussion and debate about the legacy of Blues and Gospel music through live musical performances, panel discussion, tours, and workshops exploring the shared historical roots of Blues and Gospel.

Also recorded as part of this event:
God Rode in the Wind Storm
The Theatricality of the Blues
Preserving the Legacy
I Lived the Life I Sing about in My Songs

Recorded Friday, May 23, 2008 at Dominican University.

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