Fordham University Press asked me to represent them on the annual blog tour for University Press Week (November 6-11, 2017). I’m proud to have contributed to this celebration of writing, scholarship, and publishing.
You can read my blog post here.
2009 marked the 400th anniversary of the explorer Henry Hudson sailing the Hudson River. In that year, the Hudson River Museum in Yonkers, New York organized an exhibition on the Dutch colonial experience in the Hudson River Valley and the lasting influence of the Dutch on economics, politics, and culture in the region.