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John W. “Blind” Boone Symposium

September 30 - October 2

$5 – $60

We welcome you to Central Missouri, where John William “Blind” Boone lived and worked. The following program details the exciting lineup of presenters and performers ready to share the life and career of Boone as well as interesting related topics. Our symposium is made possible through collaboration between The John William Boone Heritage Foundation, Boone County Historical Society, The Budds Center for American Music Studies at the University of Missouri-Columbia, Lincoln University, University of Central Missouri, Reginald Robinson, and Dr. Jolie Rocke. We are grateful for support from the Budds Center, City of Warrensburg, and Missouri Humanities.