The 41st Annual Conference of the New Netherland Institute has been set for September 22nd, 2018 at the New York State Museum in Albany.
This year’s theme/title is “Conflict and Collaboration in the New World,” and the conference will feature seven presentations by scholars of New Netherland and the Dutch Atlantic. NNI’s annual dinner will follow the event.
Jason R. Sellers, University of Mary Washington, “Colonization and the Disruption of the Hudson Valley’s Native Landscape”
Shaun Sayres, Clark University, “‘A Daingerous Liberty:’ Dutch-Mohawk Relations and the Colonial Gunpowder Trade”
Amy Ransford, Indiana University, “Unsettled: New Netherland and the Case for Slowing Down Histories of Colonial America”
Danny Noorlander, SUNY Oneonta, “‘He Deserves to Be Severely Punished’: The Banishment and Deportation of Criminals, Political Enemies, and Religious Outsiders in New Netherland, 1638–1664”
Timo McGregor, New York University, “Fugitives and Anglo-Dutch Collaboration in 17th Century America”
Artyom Anikin, University of Amsterdam, “Many Strangers Passing: Demographic Shifts in the New Orange Period”
Willem Klooster, Clark University, “The Afterlife of an Empire: The Second Dutch Atlantic, 1680-1815”
To be notified when registration opens, click here.
The New York State Museum is located at 222 Madison Avenue, in Albany.
For more information, visit the New Netherland Institute’s website.
Photo of Albany Cultural Education Center State Museum Archives and Library.