MSU-West Plains Ozarks Studies Committee presents The 16th Annual Ozarks Studies Symposium “Legacies of the Ozarks”

September 21, 2023 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
West Plains Civic Center
110 St. Louis Street

The goal of the symposium is to foster the preservation and understanding of regional culture. Multiple speakers over the course of three days present on a range of topics, including diversity in the Ozarks, migration patterns, folklore, Harold Bell Wright, Ozark “Giraffe” homes, and more.

Free admission. No pre-registration required. Presenters speak for 30 minutes each, including time for Q&A. Attendees can listen to any or all presentations. Complete list of topics, presenters, and schedule here.