Acquisitions Editorial

Laurie Matheson, Director
(217) 244-4685, email

African American Music in Global Perspective
American Composers
Bach Perspectives
Music in American Life
New Perspectives on Gender in Music
Women Composers


Kathy O'Neill, Assistant to the Director
(217) 244-4691, email


Daniel Nasset, Acquisitions Editor
Communication, Film and Media, Sports and Military History, Chicago Politics and Urban Studies
(217) 244-5182, email

Contemporary Film Directors
The Geopolitics of Information
The History of Communication
The History of Military Occupation
Sport and Society
Studies in Sports Media
Women and Film History International


Dawn Durante, Acquisitions Editor
African American Studies, Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, American Studies, Religion
(217) 265-8491, email

The Asian American Experience
Dissident Feminisms
Feminist Media Studies
Global Studies of the United States
Latinos in Chicago and the Midwest
NWSA/University of Illinois Press First Book Prize
The New Black Studies Series
Transformations: Womanist, Feminist, and Indigenous Studies
Topics in the Digital Humanities
Women, Gender, and Sexuality in American History


James Engelhardt, Acquisitions Editor
Appalachian Studies, Folklore, Labor Studies, Lincoln Studies, Regional Trade
(217) 244-1040, email

Disability Histories
Folklore Studies in a Multicultural World
The History of Emotions
The Knox College Lincoln Studies Center Series
Studies of World Migrations
The Working Class in American History


Marika Christofides, Assistant Acquisitions Editor
Anthropology, Food Studies
(217) 300-7842, email

Heartland Foodways
Interpretations of Culture in the New Millennium
Modern Masters of Science Fiction
Studies in Sensory History


Brigette Brown, Assistant Acquisitions Editor
(217) 265-8225, email


Julie R. Laut, Acquisitions Associate
(217) 300-4126, email



Alice Ennis, Chief Financial Officer
(217) 244-0091, email


Sandra Sullivan, Accounts Receivable
(217) 244-0628, email


Glen Simpson, Facilities/Warehouse Manager
(217) 333-8935, email


Jenn Barbee, Accounts Payable
(217) 244-7958, email


Editorial, Design, and Production

Jennifer L. Comeau, Assistant Director and Editorial, Design, Production Manager
(217) 244-3279, email


Kris Ding, Production Manager
(217) 244-4701, email


Dustin Hubbart, Art Director
(217) 333-9227, email


Jennifer Clark, Assistant Managing Editor
(217) 244-8041, email


Lisa Connery, Desktop Publisher/Coordinator
(217) 244-1311, email


Kirsten Dennison, Desktop Publisher/Coordinator
(217) 244-9892, email


Jennie Holzner, Designer
(217) 244-7156, email


Jim Proefrock, Desktop Publisher


Tad Ringo, Senior Editor
(217) 265-0238, email


Tamara Shidlauski, Production Coordinator
(217) 265-0940, email



Michael Roux, Marketing and Sales Manager
(217) 244-4683, email


Ami Reitmeier, Sales and Course Adoption Coordinator
(217) 244-4703, email


Roberta Sparenberg, Sales and Marketing Assistant, Publicity Requests
(217) 333-6494, email


Denise Peeler, Direct Marketing & Advertising Manager
(217) 244-4690, email


Margo Chaney, Exhibits Manager
(217) 244-6491, email


Kevin Cunningham, Copywriter and Catalog Coordinator
(217) 244-5069, email


Angela Burton, Rights & Permissions and Awards Manager
(217) 300-2883, email


I.T. Department

Paul Arroyo, Electronic Publisher
(217) 244-7147, email


Louis Mesker, Manager of Information Technology
(217) 244-8025 , email


Leslie DeLucia, Database Administrator
(217) 244-6498, email


Bob Repta, Web Programmer
(217) 244-0854, email



Clydette Wantland, Journals Manager
(217) 244-6496, email


Jeff McArdle, Associate Journals Manager
(217) 244-0381, email


Alexa Colella, Journals Marketing Manager
(217) 244-5619, email


Heather Munson, Senior Production Editor
(217) 244-6488, email


Kate Kemball, Journals Production Editor
(217) 244-7411, email


Kristen Dean-Grossmann, Journals Production Editor
(217) 265-9186, email


Cheryl Jestis, Journals Circulation Manager
(217) 244-0626, email