A full page in Charente Libre (France)
AUG 20 - 2016
"The blues is grabbing her by the guts." In a developed story, Céline Aucher, writer for Charente Libre in Angoulême, France, describes the creative process that brought her colleague Francoise Digel to her current exhibit at the Blues Hall of Fame in Memphis.
That must be the blues. A mix of joy, rage, sadness... The feelings she has been capturing on musicians' faces for the past eight years at the Cognac Blues Passions festival and in juke joints in rural America [...]
Following the blues paths. A road-trip and a book she started working on last year during a writer's residency in Como, Mississippi. Her South. Where beats the heart of African-American musics –gospel, blues, soul, funk. Where she returns every year.
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