ASA Home
About ASA
Journal
Appalink
Conference
awards
News
Committee
resources
Photos
Online Community
Contact

The Appalachian Studies Association was formed in 1977 by a group of scholars, teachers, and regional activists who believed that shared community has been and will continue to be important to those writing, researching, and teaching about Appalachia.

Join ASA

The ASA is headquartered at Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia. Mary Thomas, Executive Director, can be reached via email at mthomas@marshall.edu.

Telephone: (304) 696-2904
Fax: (304) 696-6221
Mailing Address:
    Appalachian Studies Association
    One John Marshall Drive
    Huntington, WV 25755

41st ASA Annual Conference

Re-stitching the Seams: Appalachia Beyond Its Borders

April 5-8, 2018

Millennium Hotel,
Cincinnati, Ohio

Learn more

Google+

36th Annual Appalachian Studies Conference

Accommodations

in Boone, North Carolina

HOTELS/MOTELS

BEST WESTERN, BLUE RIDGE PLAZA - (828) 266-1100 - $65.00 - 840 West King Street, Boone, NC - large meeting room available to conference attendees
2 minutes / 0.93 miles

COMFORT SUITES – (828) 268-0099 - $82.00 - 1184 Highway 105, Boone, NC
4 minutes / 1.4 miles

COUNTRY INN & SUITES – (828) 264-4234 - $70.00 – 818 East Kings Street, Boone, NC
2 minutes / 0.93 miles

COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT – (828) 265-7676 – $109.00 - 1050 Highway 105, Boone, NC - large meeting room available to conference attendees
3 minutes / 1 mile

FAIRFIELD INN & SUITES – (828) 268-0677 - $82.00 - 2060 Blowing Rock Road, Boone, NC - three large meeting room available to conference attendees
6 minutes / 2.3 miles

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS OF BOONE – (828) 264-2451 - $82.00 - 1943 Blowing Rock Road, Boone, NC - large meeting room available to conference attendees
5 minutes / 2.1 miles

INNPLACE BOONE(828) 264-0077 – $80.00 - 1075 Highway 105, Boone, NC
3 minutes / 1 mile

LAQUINTA INN & SUITES – (828) 262-1234 - $75.00 - 165 Highway 105 Extension, Boone, NC - accepts pets - large meeting room available to conference attendees
2 minutes / 0.77 miles

SLEEP INN – (828) 262-0020 - $60.00 – 163 Highway 105 Extension, Boone, NC
2 minutes / 0.77 miles

SUPER 8 – (828) 262-0101 - $55.00 – 2419 Highway 105, Boone, NC
5 minutes / 2 miles

Print Call For Participation
(PDF 450K)

CONTACT

Katherine Ledford
Conference Chair and Immediate Past President
ledfordke@appstate.edu
(828) 262-4087

Kathy Olson
Program Chair
olsonk@lmc.edu
(828) 898-8932

Sonya Long
Local Arrangements Chair
longsm@appstate.edu
(828) 262-7660


BED AND BREAKFAST

LOVILL HOUSE INN – (828) 264-4204 - $159.00 - $209.00 (depends on the room) - 404 Old Bristol Road, Boone, NC www.lovillhouseinn.com 
5 minutes / 1.4 miles

LAZY BEAR LODGE BED & BREAKFAST – (828) 963-9201 - $159.00 - $179.00 (depends on the room) 
315 Lazy Bear Trail, Vilas, NC 
http://www.lazy-bear-lodge.com/Home.aspx
15 minutes / 7.0 miles


Accommodations in Blowing Rock, North Carolina

(neighboring town, 15 minutes from Boone)

CHETOLA RESORT – (828) 295-5500 - $119.00 (hillside rooms) or $129.00 (lakeside rooms)
125 North Main Street, Blowing Rock, NC www.chetola.com   
15 minutes / 8 miles

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS – (828) 295-4422 - $63.00 - 8412 Valley Boulevard, Blowing Rock, NC www.hiexpress.com - meeting room available to conference attendees
15 minutes / 8.5 miles

MEADOWBROOK INN – (828) 295-4300 - $109.00 - 711 Main Street, Blowing Rock, NC 
www.meadowbrook-inn.com 
15 minutes / 8.5 miles