The 41st Annual Conference of the New Netherland Institute will convene in Albany at the New York State Museum on the 22nd of September 2018. This year's 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.

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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"

About the New Netherland Institute

For over three decades, NNI has helped cast light on America's Dutch roots. In 2010, it partnered with the New York State Office of Cultural Education to establish the New Netherland Research Center, with matching funds from the State of the Netherlands. NNI is registered as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. More

The New Netherland Research Center

Housed in the New York State Library, the NNRC offers students, educators, scholars and researchers a vast collection of early documents and reference works on America's Dutch era. More


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