Shane Rasmussen http://redriverradio.org en Red River Radio Spotlight: NSU Louisiana Folk Festival 2013 http://redriverradio.org/post/red-river-radio-spotlight-nsu-louisiana-folk-festival-2013 <p><strong>Aired Thursday, July 18 at 12 noon.&nbsp;</strong> <strong>Bill Beckett </strong>talks with <strong>Shane Rasmussen</strong>, the Director for the Louisiana Folklife Center and an Assistant Professor of English at <strong>Northwestern State University</strong> about the <strong>34th annual Louisiana Folk Festival</strong> which takes place Friday &amp; Saturday, July 19 &amp; 20 in Praether Coliseum on the Campus of Northwestern State University. For information about the festival, artists, and exhibits visit their web site at <strong><a href="http://louisianafolklife.nsula.edu" target="_blank">NSU Louisiana Folk Festival</a> </strong>or call (318) 357-4332.</p><p><strong><a href="http://louisianafolklife.nsula.edu/assets/2013-FF/Festival-schedule-for-website.pdf" target="_blank">See the Schedule here</a>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;<a href="http://louisianafolklife.nsula.edu/assets/2013-FF/2013-Fiddle-Championship-Entry-Form.pdf" target="_blank">Fiddle Championship Entry Forms</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong></p><p> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett 30568 at http://redriverradio.org Red River Radio Spotlight: NSU Louisiana Folk Festival 2013 10:01 Spotlight - 4th Annual Louisiana Studies Conference http://redriverradio.org/post/1001-spotlight-4th-annual-louisiana-studies-conference <p>Dr. Shane Rasmussen, Director of the Louisiana Folklife Center and Assistant Professor of English at Northwestern State University in Natchitoches about the 4th Annual Louisiana Studies Conference which takes place Friday and Saturday, September 21 and 22 in Magale Recital Hall on the NSU Campus. One of the topics this year includes the life and paintings of Clementine Hunter. Information available at the <strong><a href="http://louisianafolklife.nsula.edu/">Louisiana Folklife Center</a></strong>.</p><p><strong>Related Story: <a href="http://www.redriverradio.org/post/biography-gives-fresh-insight-artist-clementine-hunter">Biography gives fresh insight into artist Clementine Hunter</a></strong></p><p> Thu, 20 Sep 2012 15:01:00 +0000 Bill Beckett & Shane Rasmussen 17334 at http://redriverradio.org 10:01 Spotlight - 4th Annual Louisiana Studies Conference