LOUISIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING WINS TELLY AWARD

LPB has won a Bronze Telly Award for The Vietnam War: Louisiana Remembers. The 39th Annual Telly Award winners were announced on Tuesday, May 22.

The Vietnam War: Louisiana Remembers, winner in the “Television – Documentary: Individual” category features the personal stories of Louisianans in combat, experiences in POW camps and Mai Lai. The men and women who served, those who grieve lost loved ones, and the refugees who escaped a war-torn country to make Louisiana their home were featured. The documentary was done in association with The Vietnam War, the ten-part, 18 hour landmark series by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick.

For more information, contact Margaret T. Schlaudecker at mschladecker@lpb.org or 225-767-4276.

Published: May 23, 2018