2017 Conference Program Schedule

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Please make plans to join us for the 13th Annual Conference of the Louisiana Creole Research Association!  Our theme is “Cultural Kinship: The Caribbean’s Historic Influence on New Orleans Creole Culture.”

The Sunday, October 22, activity is a tour to Laura Plantation, which includes lunch. Deadline for reservation is October 17!

Other events include our annual Membership Meeting on Friday, October 20, and the Conference-Luncheon-Awards Ceremony on Saturday, October 21.

Click here for the registration form.


Schedule:

       
Friday, October 20 Annual Members’ Meeting Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities, 938 Lafayette Street, New Orleans, LA 70113 (Members Only) 6-9pm
Saturday, October 21 13th Annual Conference

Xavier University-Administration Auditorium Building- historic original stone building, center campus, Drexel Drive.

Registration 8:00 AM ~ Sessions 9:00 AM-1:00 PM ~ Luncheon/Awards Ceremony 1:30-4:30 PM (Lunch is included in the conference fee.)

Members $50.00. Non-members $60.00 Students with valid ID free (lunch not included)

8 am-4:30 pm
Sunday, October 22 LA Creole Tour of Laura Plantation

 Coach leaves Xavier parking lot 7:45 AM ~ Plantation Tour and Presentation 9:00 AM-11:30 AM ~ Lunch at 1:00 PM ~ Bus returns to Xavier Parking Lot 2:30 PM

Reservations only by October 17! Must have prepaid tickets. $50.00 per person (all inclusive) . Non-conference guests welcome with prepaid ticket by October 17.

7:45 am-2:30 pm