2nd Annual Ozarks Studies Assocation Conference

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Call for Papers
February 28, 2022
Arkansas, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Geography, Native American History / Studies, Rural History / Studies

2nd Annual Ozarks Studies Assocation Conference

May 27, 2022

Springdale, Arkansas


The Ozarks Studies Association (OSA) invites presentations, papers, and posters for its second annual meeting, held at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History in Springdale, Arkansas. Presentations from across the disciplines on broad array of issues related to theme of Agriculture, Land, and Society throughout the Ozark regions of Arkansas, Oklahoma, Missouri, and Kansas are invited.


We invite proposals

  • of complete panels (with or without a chair) or individual papers
  • by scholars, archivists, museum staff, independent scholars, and graduate students
  • in the fields of archelogy, biology, environmental studies, engineering, geography, geology, history, literature, museum design, pedagogy, preservation, urban studies, zoology, etc.


To be considered, submit

  • an abstract
  • a two-page CV
  • label it as paper or poster

To Dr. Jared Phillips at jmp006@uark.edu.


If you would be willing to chair a panel, submit a two-page CV Dr. Jared Phillips by April 15th.


All materials must be received by February 28, 2022. Notifications will be made by March 20, 2022.


Please note we are moving our annual meeting to the Spring as opposed to the Fall from 2022 on.


All inquires should be sent to Dr. Mara W. Cohen Ioannides at maraioannides@missouristate.edu or 417-836-4163.



Contact Info: 

Mara W. Cohen Ioannides