Northwestern State University will host the 59th annual Caddo Conference Feb. 24-25 in the ballroom of the Sylvan Friedman Student Union. Meetings are open to the public.
Archaeologists, ethnologists, geographers, Caddo Nation leaders and artists will present talks on the Caddo Nation it’s past and present developments, according to NSU Professor of Anthropology Dr. Pete Gregory. Participants from Louisiana, Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas are expected, Gregory said.
A traditional Caddo dance featuring the Caddo Culture Club will be held in the ballroom Friday at 6 p.m.
Several current and former Northwestern State faculty will be making presentations at the conference.