May 19, 2011
From: Laura J. Woodard, Director of Media Relations
ULM English instructor releases CD
University of Louisiana at Monroe Adjunct English Instructor Rickey Pittman has released his first CD.
Pittman, a songwriter, folksinger, award-winning author and storyteller, has released a collection of original and traditional songs focused on America's Civil War.
This year marks the 150th anniversary of the Civil War and Pittman's acoustic interpretation and presentation reminds the listener that the music and stories of that war are still relevant and powerful.
Pittman presents his programs, stories and songs at libraries and festivals across the nation.