Thursday, September 16
2:00 p.m. - Freeman Mobley, Batesville, Arkansas,
"Making Sense of the Civil War in Batesville/Jacksonport"
3:30 p.m. - Dr. William Garrett Piston, Southwest Missouri State
University, “Pandemonium Turned Loose”: The Battle of Wilson’s Creek, August 10, 1861
7:00 p.m. - Dr. Thomas A. DeBlack, Arkansas Tech University,
“The Very Spirit of Destruction”: The Civil War in the Ozarks
Friday, September 17
10:00 a.m. - Dr. Brooks Blevins, Lyon College, "The Inaugural
Arkansas Folk Festival: Its History and Its Music"
11:00 a.m. - Dr. David Stricklin, Lyon College, "Singing (and Playing)
1:30 p.m. - Charley Sandage, Mountain View, Arkansas,
Stalking Authenticity: The Perils of Trying to Perform a Traditional Song in a
Traditional Manner (OLD INDEPENDENCE REGIONAL MUSEUM)