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Delta Symposium XXVII

The 2022 Delta Symposium will be held April 13 – 16, 2022 at Arkansas State University. Events will be held in-person, and plans are also being made for virtual sessions for those who can’t attend. The theme is “Commemoration and Reunion in the South,” and more information is available in our Call for Papers on this website.

For more information contact Dr. Gregory Hansen (ghansen@astate.edu)

2022 Arkansas Roots Music Festival

Plans are being made for the 2022 Arkansas Roots Music Festival to be held on April 16th at City, Water, and Light Park, 1123 Culberhouse, Jonesboro. The music festival is held in conjunction with KASU 91.9 FM and the West End Neighborhood Association.

Delta Symposium

Delta Symposium XXVI

The Haunted South

April 15-17, 2021

Delta Symposium presents work from multidisciplinary approaches including literary criticism, cultural studies, history, anthropology, folklore, ethnomusicology, sociology, speech communication and heritage studies. Presentations have direct connections to Arkansas and the Delta and will address the theme within Southern history, culture, and heritage.

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