Louisiana Folklife

Louisiana Studies Conference 2020-09-18T07:16:35+00:00

12th Annual Louisiana Studies Conference

September 19, 2020

9:00-9:15 a.m.                      Conference Welcome
9:15-10:30 a.m.                      Presentation Session 1
Panel 1A – Louisiana Lost
Panel 1B – Education and Preservation During COVID-19                                                       

10:45-11:45 a.m.                    Keynote Address
                                                   Jessica H. Schexnayder, Historian and Author

11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Awards Ceremony

        12th Annual NSU Louisiana High School Essay Contest

12:15-1:15 p.m.                       Lunch Break

1:30-2:45 p.m.                         Presentation Session 2

Panel 2A – Loss Along Louisiana’s Gulf Coast

Panel 2B – Loss in Louisiana Literature

3:00-4:15 p.m.                         Presentation Session 3   
Panel 3A – Losing Louisiana Languages and Literatures
Panel 3B – Growth and Survival in Louisiana

Registration fee for Conference presenters: $50.00. Registration fees must be received prior to the Conference by September 16th.

Registration fees can be paid in one of the following ways:

Online at https://commerce.cashnet.com/LSCWEB.

With a credit card by calling the Louisiana Folklife Center at (318) 357-4332.

Check (payable to Louisiana Folklife Center)

Please send payment to:

Dr. Shane Rasmussen, Director
Louisiana Folklife Center
NSU Box 3663
Natchitoches, LA 71497

For more information contact:

Dr. Shane Rasmussen, Conference Co-chair
Phone: (318) 357-4332           Fax: (318) 357-4331   rasmussens@nsula.edu

Previous Years

11th Annual Conference on Louisiana Studies

9th Annual Conference on Louisiana Studies

8th Annual Conference on Louisiana Studies

7th Annual Conference on Louisiana Studies

6th Annual Conference on Louisiana Studies

5th Annual Conference on Louisiana Studies

4th Annual Conference on Louisiana Studies

1st Annual Louisiana Studies Conference

“Cane River / Red River History and Heritage”

Northwestern State University
Natchitoches, Louisiana
September 26, 2009