Prison Poetry Workshop Short Podcasts

Huddie William Ledbetter “Lead Belly”

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Lead Belly was born Huddie William Ledbetter near Mooringsport, Louisiana around 1889. We explore Lead Belly's life in and out of prison. Take a listen.

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Workshop with Buzz Alexander 4:59

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Incarcerated Louisana Women Singing for Hope 9:40

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Patrick Young Story 8:32

Huddie William Ledbetter “Lead Belly” 10:10

Louisiana State Penitentiary 14:34

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