WHO: The 2016 Siouan and Caddoan Languages Conference is an annual gathering of linguists, anthropologists, indigenous scholars, traditional speakers, tribal language teachers, fluent speakers and other researchers. The conference is for anyone interested in the languages of the Siouan and Caddoan linguistic families and all are welcome to attend.
WHAT: Conference presenters will include a variety of university professors, researchers, language preservationists, tribal community members and leaders. An agenda is available below. Please note that the agenda may change at any time.
2016 Siouan-Caddoan Language Conference Agenda (pdf)
WHEN: Friday, May 20 - Sunday, May 22, 2016
WHERE: 7 Clans First Council Casino Hotel, 12875 US-77, Newkirk, OK 74647.
Hotel: Discount room rate of $79+tax per night for conference attendees. Mention that you are a conference attendee when booking. 7 Clans First Council Casino Hotel info & reservations
Air Travel: The 7 Clans First Council Casino is nearest the Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower International Airport in Wichita, KS. The Airport is a little over an hour away from the conference. More information about the airport
Ground Transportation: Due to the distance between the airport and the casino, a rental car is recommended. More information about rental cars available at the Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower International Airport.
Directions: For directions to 7 Clans First Council Casino Hotel, 12875 US-77, Newkirk, OK 74647
COST: Registration fee for attendees is $25 due upon attendance
CONTACT: If you would like to submit a paper for inclusion in the conference, please do so by April 20, 2016. Submissions after the deadline may still be considered. Please contact Sky Campbell at firstname.lastname@example.org or 580-723-4466 ext 111.