Ninth Native American Symposium and Film Festival, November 2-4, 2011 in Durant, Oklahoma (Submission Deadline: June 25)

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Dr. Mark B. Spencer/ Southeastern Oklahoma State University
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Call For Papers

Ninth Native American Symposium and Film Festival:
"Where No One Else Has Gone Before"

Keynote Speaker Henrietta Mann

Papers are invited for the Ninth Native American Symposium to be held November 2-4, 2011 at Southeastern Oklahoma State University in Durant, Oklahoma. The symposium theme this year will celebrate the uncharted but hopeful future of Native America today. Papers, presentations, panel sessions, creative projects, and films on all aspects of Native American life and studies are welcome, including but not limited to history, literature, law, medicine, education, religion, politics, social science, and the fine arts. The keynote banquet speaker will be the distinguished Cheyenne educator and scholar Dr. Henrietta Mann. All papers presented at the symposium will be eligible for inclusion in the volume of published proceedings, which will also be posted on our website at

Send abstracts of no more than 250 words by June 25, 2011 in either electronic (preferred) or hard-copy form to Dr. Mark B. Spencer, Department of English, Humanities, and Languages, Box 4121, Southeastern Oklahoma State University, Durant, OK 74701-0609,