Schedule of Events
Milestone Event :
"Memory and a Sense of Place in Southern Culture"
Left to right: Katherine Henninger, John Lowe, William Ferris, Paul Hoffman. Professors Henninger, Lowe, and Hoffman are directing the Program in Louisiana and Caribbean Studies at Louisiana State University. Dr. Ferris is the Joel R. Williamson Professor of History at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Senior Associate Director at the Center for the Study of the American South, as well as a folklorist and former Chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Ferris began the Program's inaugural Speaker's Series on November 12th, 2003, with his presentation, "Memory and a Sense of Place in Southern Culture."
The annual international conference was a great success: March 31st through April 2nd, 2005. Pictorial highlights and upcoming events information will be available soon, so y'all come back!