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15th Annual Ozarks Studies Symposium

September 22-24, 2022

Theme: Cultural Encounters in the Ozarks

Entrance to the symposium is free and pre-registration is not required. Those who attend will be invited to register on site when they arrive.

All presenters are found in the Full Conference Program.

Missouri State University-West Plains in collaboration with the West Plains Council on the Arts is honored to host this two-day symposium by providing a home in the West Plains Civic Center.

Stacked System's West Plains Wordmark with University

West Plains Council on the Arts logo

and MSU Board Member Carol Silvey

The Ozarks Studies Committee Wishes to Recognize the Following Major Supporters of Past Symposiums:

Missouri Arts Council
Missouri Folk Arts Program
Missouri Humanities Council
MSU-West Plains Office of Academic Affairs
National Endowment for the Humanities
Trillium Trust
West Plains Council on the Arts
Community Foundation of the Ozarks