Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943


Calls for Papers

The Institute’s mission is to support, produce, and advance scholarship focused on early American history and culture and an important part of that mission is the production of conferences each year. Each is meant to serve as a forum for a rich variety of scholarship on early America and we encourage scholars across the academic spectrum as well as at all stages of academic career development to propose topics, panels and papers.

Below are the current calls for papers for upcoming conferences sponsored by the OI.

Deadline: September 29, 2017

24th Annual OI Conference (June 14–17, 2018)
Williamsburg, Virginia

Deadline: October 16, 2017

Trans-American Crossings: Enslaved Migrations within the Americas and Their Impacts on Slave Cultures and Societies (June 1–3, 2018)
The John Carter Brown, Library