Zachary Richard, Humanist of the Year in Louisiana [fr]
Zachary Richard, legendary author-composer, singer-songwriter, musician, poet, filmmaker and Francophone activist, was named Humanist of the Year by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities.
This prestigious award was given by Lieutenant Governor Billy Nungesser on Thursday, April 7, at the Marigny Opera House.
Zachary Richard has sold hundreds of millions of albums worldwide, received numerous recognitions, and is one of the greatest ambassadors of Louisiana culture.
In addition to his tireless support of Francophonie, CODOFIL and French immersion schools in Louisiana, he also fights actively for respect of the environment and protection of nature.
Félicitations à notre cher ami, Zachary !