Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943


OI Supported Conferences

We are proud to help support a number of conferences of special interest to early American scholars.

In addition to participating in the annual meeting of the British Group of Early American Historians (BGEAH) each year, we work with other groups encompassing a wide variety of special topics. The following lists both upcoming conferences and our past collaborations.

2017

8th Annual Rio de la Plata Conference

March 3–4, 2017
College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA

Pocahontas and After: Historical Culture and Transatlantic Encounters, 1617–2017

March 16–18, 2017
The British Library and the Institute of Historical Research, London

Seventh Annual Lemon Project Spring Symposium

March 17–18, 2017
College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA

British Group of Early American Historians

August 31–September 3, 2017
University of Portsmouth

2016

Translation and Transmission in the Early Americas: The Fourth Early Americanist Summit

June 2–5, 2016
Washington D.C. and the University of Maryland
Ralph Bauer and Allison Bigelow, Program Chairs

British Group in Early American History Annual Conference

September 1–4, 2016
University of Cambridge
Ben Marsh, Program Chair

2015

Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA)

June 4–6, 2015
Hyatt Regency in Washington D.C.

British Group in Early American History Annual Conference

September 3–6, 2015
University of Sheffield

2014

British Group in Early American History Annual Conference

September 4–7, 2014
University of Edinburgh
Nuala Zahedieh, Program Chair

2013

British Group in Early American History Annual Conference

September 5–7, 2013
University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk
Geoffrey Plank, Program Chair

2012

British Group in Early American History Annual Conference

September 6–9, 2012
University of St. Andrews and University of Dundee
Emma Hart and Matthew Ward, Program Chairs

2011

British Group in Early American History Annual Conference

September 8–11, 2011
University of Kent
Will Pettigrew, Program Chair

2010

British Group in Early American History Annual Conference

September 9–12, 2010
St. Anne’s College, University of Oxford
Peter Thompson, Program Chair

2009

British Group in Early American History Annual Conference

September 3–6, 2009
University of Stirling
Ben Marsh and Phia Steyn, Program Chairs

2008

British Group in Early American History Annual Conference

September 12–14, 2008
University of Manchester
Natalie Zacek, Program Chair