Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943


Calendar

September 26, 2017 (7:00–8:30 P.M.)

Colloquium: “Pine Nuts: Indigenous Cultivation, Deforestation, and Colonial Trade”

Tatiana Sejas, Pennsylvania State University
Institute Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Swem Library, College of William and Mary

October 13, 2017

Supported Conference
Digital Archives in the Commonwealth Summit

University of Virginia

October 13–14. 2017

Supported Conference
The Franciscans in Mexico: Five Centuries of Cultural Influence

Mexican Cultural Institute, Washington, D.C.
A Program of the Early Americas Working Group of Washington, D.C.

October 26–28, 2017

Supported Conference
Race, Memory, and the Digital Humanities

Williamsburg, Virginia

November 14, 2017 (7:00–8:30 P.M.)

Colloquium: “Bound in Place: Constructing Colonial Geographies of the Early Modern Dutch Empire”

Susanah Shaw Romney, New York University
Institute Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Swem Library, College of William and Mary

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

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.