Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943


Calendar

March 3–4, 2017

Supported Conference
8th Annual Rio de la Plata Conference

College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA

March 7, 2017

Early America Reading Series

T.H. Breen and Stephen Innes, “Myne Own Ground”: Race and Freedom on Virginia’s Eastern Shore, 1640-1676
Institute Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Swem Library, College of William and Mary

March 16–18, 2017

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

The British Library and the Institute of Historical Research, London

March 17–18, 2017

Supported Conference
Seventh Annual Lemon Project Spring Symposium

College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA

March 21, 2017 (7:00–8:30 P.M.)

Colloquium: “Liberal Education Confronts the Rise of Democracy: Yale’s Reports of 1828”

Johann Neem, Western Washington University
Institute Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Swem Library, College of William and Mary

March 28, 2017 (12:00 P.M.)

EA Reading Group for Students and Faculty

Catherine E. Kelly, Republic of Taste: Art, Politics and Everyday Life in Early America
Institute Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Swem Library, College of William and Mary

April 4, 2017 (7:00–8:30 P.M.)

Colloquium: “Marriage and the Problem of Governance in the Seventeenth Century Dutch Atlantic World”

Deborah Hamer, Omohundro Institute Postdoctoral Fellow
Institute Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Swem Library, College of William and Mary

April 18, 2017

Early America Reading Series

Book to be determined based on the group's interest
Institute Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Swem Library, College of William and Mary

April 25, 2017 (7:00–8:30 P.M.)

Colloquium: “From the Barnyard to the Mess Hall: Feeding People like other Animals in the Eighteenth Century”

Anya Zilberstein, Concordia University
Institute Seminar Room, Ground Floor, Swem Library, College of William and Mary

May 6, 2017

Council Lecture

Peter C. Mancall, University of Southern California
Blow Memorial Hall, College of William and Mary

May 19–20, 2017

Workshop: WMQ–EMSI Workshop: “Early American Environmental Histories”

The Huntington Library
James Rice of Tufts University

June 15–18, 2017

23rd Annual Institute Conference

Ann Arbor, Michigan
Chaired by David Hancock (University of Michigan) and co-chaired by Patrick Griffin (University of Notre Dame), Margaret Newell (The Ohio State University), and Joseph Rezek (Boston University)

August 31–September 3, 2017

Supported Conference
British Group of Early American Historians

University of Portsmouth

June 14–17, 2018

24th Annual Institute 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 College of William & Mary.