Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943


Calendar

November 28, 2017 (7:00–8:30 P.M.)

Colloquium: “A Happy Cheerfulness in their Countenances”: The Smile in Eighteenth-Century American Portraiture

Sarah Hand Meacham, Virginia Commonwealth University
Institute Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Swem Library, College of William and Mary

January 23, 2018 (7:00–8:30 P.M.)

Colloquium: “Surviving the Revolution: The Life and times of Elizabeth and Henry Drinker”

Richard Godbeer, Virginia Commonwealth University
Institute Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Swem Library, College of William and Mary

January 27, 2018

Supported Conference
Virginia Consortium of Early Americanists Annual Meeting

University of Richmond

February 13, 2018 (7:00–8:30 P.M.)

Colloquium: “Anglo-Native Interactions in the Seventeenth Century Caribbean”

Nathaniel Millett, St. Louis University
Institute Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Swem Library, College of William and Mary

March 6, 2018 (7:00–8:30 P.M.)

Colloquium: “Paths of Empire and Road to War in the American Interior, 1727-1754"

Alyssa Zuercher Reichardt, Pennsylvania State University
Institute Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Swem Library, College of William and Mary

March 20, 2018 (7:00–8:30 P.M.)

Colloquium: TBA

Shauna Sweeney, Omohundro Institute
Institute Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Swem Library, College of William and Mary

April 3, 2018 (7:00–8:30 P.M.)

Colloquium: “1796: The Jay Treaty, the President’s Cabinet, and Executive Privilege”

Lindsay Chervinsky, Center for Presidential History, Southern Methodist University
Institute Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Swem Library, College of William and Mary

June 1–3, 2018

Trans-American Crossings: Enslaved Migrations within the Americas and Their Impacts on Slave Cultures and Societies

The John Carter Brown Library

June 14–17, 2018

24th Annual OI Conference

Williamsburg, Virginia
In honor of our 75th anniversary, the Twenty-Fourth Annual Omohundro Institute Conference will convene at our home base in Williamsburg, Virginia, on the campus of the William & Mary.