The Historical Legacy of Louisiana Swamp Pop

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Main Library
Large Conference Room #102

Event Details

From the dancehalls on the Bayou to a worldwide audience, Swamp Pop has had an impact on both its artists and listeners. Having started in the 1950's, Swamp Pop has a history that encompasses race and class and is still played and enjoyed today. Join Nicholls State University history professor Dr. Stuart Tully an a musical journey about its influence not only on Louisiana but the United States and the rest of the world.
Event Type(s): Special Events
Age Group(s): Adults, 20somethings