The Ninth Native American Symposium and Film Festival will celebrate the uncharted but hopeful future of Native America today. The keynote speaker this year will be the distinguished educator and scholar Henrietta Mann. Papers, presentations, creative projects, and films on all aspects of Native American life and studies are welcome. All papers presented at the symposium will be eligible for inclusion in the published proceedings. Please send an abstract of no more than 250 words to Dr. Mark B. Spencer at firstname.lastname@example.org.