African Roots of the Blues- Evening Lecture with Dr. Ibrahima Seck

September 6, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
West Baton Rouge Museum
854 N. Jefferson Ave.
West Baton Rouge Museum

West Baton Rouge Museum is pleased to welcome Dr. Ibrahima Seck for an evening Lecture at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, September 6. 2019 to accompany current exhibits, Cast of Blues and Juke Joint Men. He will speak on African Roots of the Blues.

Dr. Ibrahima Seck is a member of the History department of University Cheikh Anta Diop of Dakar (UCAD), Senegal. His research is mostly devoted to the historical and cultural links between West Africa and Louisiana with a special interest for religious beliefs, music, foodways, and miscellaneous aspects of culture.

This program is FREE and open to the public. For more information, please call the museum at 225-
336-2422 x 200 or visit