Hotel Résidence Le Coin, which is located nearby the conference buildings, offers a discount for participants of the conference (as long as there are rooms available). This discount only applies when you e-mail the hotel to make a reservation at firstname.lastname@example.org and mention the conference name: AHM Conference 2017: Materialities of Postcolonial Memory. Discount is not possible when you book via third parties, such as booking.com.
Other hotels near the conference buildings are Hotel Nes http://www.hotelnes.nl/en/index.html, Hotel Monopole http://www.hotel-monopole.nl/ and Hotel Amstelzicht http://www.hotelamstelzicht.com/. Hostels in Amsterdam: Hostel Amsterdam Stadsdoelen https://www.stayokay.com/en/hostel/amsterdam-stadsdoelen and Hostel Princess Amsterdam http://www.princesshostelamsterdam.com/en/.