Events Calendar

Sat, Feb 25 10:00 2017
Nazera Sadiq Wright at ASALH’s 91st Annual Black History Luncheon, Washington, DC.
Event type: Lecture
Nazera Sadiq Wright, author of Black Girlhood in the Nineteenth Century will participate in a book signing at ASALH’s 91st Annual Black History Luncheon. 

 


Sat, Feb 25 13:00 2017
Simine Short at The Indiana Dunes Visitor Center, Porter, IN
Event type: Lecture
Simine Short, author of Locomotive to Aeromotive: Octave Chanute and the Transportation Revolution, will give a presentation at the Indiana Dunes Vistor Center.

 


Tue, Feb 28 14:30 2017
Frederick E. Hoxie at U of I Sesquicentennial Kickoff, Urbana, IL
Event type: Reception/Open House
Frederick E. Hoxie, author of The University of Illinois: Engine of Innovation, will participate in a book signing at the University of Illinois Sesquacenttential Kickoff. 


Wed, Mar 1 00:00 2017
Debra A. Shattuck at Nine Spring Training Conference, Tempe, AZ
Event type: Lecture
Debra A. Shattuck, author of Bloomer Girls: Women Baseball Pioneers will give a presentation at Nine Spring Training Conference. 


Thu, Mar 2 20:00 2017
Stephen Wade at Robert Harper Books, Riverdale, MD
Event type: Lecture
Stephen Wade, author of The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience, will participate in a reading and book signing at Robert Harper Books. 


Fri, Mar 3 18:30 2017
Penny Parsons at Lorraine’s Coffee House and Music, Garner, NC
Event type: Lecture
Penny Parsons, author of Foggy Mountain Troubadour: The Life and Music of Curly Seckler, will participate in a book signing at Lorraine's Coffee House and Music. 

 

 


Wed, Mar 8 18:00 2017
Cynthia Clampitt at New Haven Old School, New Haven, MO
Event type: Lecture
Cynthia Clampitt, author of Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartlandwill give a presentation at New Haven Old School. 

 


Fri, Mar 10 09:00 2017
Appalachian Studies Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Mar 11 09:00 2017
Appalachian Studies Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sun, Mar 12 08:30 2017
Appalachian Studies Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Thu, Mar 16 00:00 2017
Stephen Wade at Lebanon Valley College, Annville, PA
Event type: Presentation
Stephen Wade, author of The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience, will give a presentation at Lebanon Valley College. 


Thu, Mar 16 19:00 2017
Robert W. Cherny at George Washington High School, San Francisco, CA
Event type: Lecture
Robert W. Cherny, author of Victor Arnautoff and the Politics of Art will give a presentation at George Washington High School. 

 


Mon, Mar 20 18:00 2017
Robert W. Cherny at South San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco, CA
Event type: Lecture
Robert W. Cherny, author of Victor Arnautoff and the Politics of Art will give a presentation at South San Francisco Public Library. 

 


Thu, Mar 23 08:00 2017
Society for American Music
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Thu, Mar 23 10:30 2017
Society for Cinema and Media Studies
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Mar 24 08:00 2017
Society for American Music
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Mar 24 09:30 2017
Society for Cinema and Media Studies
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Mar 25 08:00 2017
Society for American Music
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Mar 25 09:00 2017
Society for Cinema and Media Studies
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Mar 25 12:00 2017
Camilla Fojas at the Virginia Festival of the Book, Charlottesville, VA
Event type: Lecture
Camilla Fojas, author of Zombies, Migrants, and Queers: Race and Crisis Capitalism in Pop Culture, will participate in a panel discussion on the impact of pop culture on social and political beliefs at the Virgina Festival of the Book. 

 

 


Sat, Mar 25 17:30 2017
Society for American Music
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Mon, Mar 27 00:00 2017
Debra A. Shattuck at Journey Museum and Learning Center, Rapid City, SD
Event type: Lecture
Debra A. Shattuck, author of Bloomer Girls: Women Baseball Pioneers will participate in a presentation and signing at Journey Musuem and Learning Center.

 


Sun, Apr 2 00:00 2017
Robert W. Cherny at Heritage Society of Pacific Grove, CA
Event type: Lecture
Robert W. Cherny, author of Victor Arnautoff and the Politics of Art will give a presentation at Heritage Society of Pacific Grove.


Wed, Apr 5 00:00 2017
Tula Connell at Labor and Employment Relations Association
Event type: Lecture
Tula Connell, author of Conservative Counterrevolution: Challenging Liberalism in 1950s Milwaukee, will speak at Labor and Employment Relations Association. 


Thu, Apr 6 14:00 2017
Organization of American Historians
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Apr 7 09:00 2017
Organization of American Historians
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Apr 7 13:30 2017
Matthew E. Stanley at Organization of American Historians, New Orleans, LA
Event type: Lecture
Matthew Stanley, author of The Loyal West: Civil War and Reunion in Middle America, will participate in a book signing at the Organization of American Historians Conference. 


Sat, Apr 8 09:00 2017
Organization of American Historians
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Thu, Apr 13 08:30 2017
Association for Asian American Studies
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Apr 14 08:30 2017
Association for Asian American Studies
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Apr 14 18:00 2017
Stephen Wade at Old Town School of Folk Music, Chicago, IL
Event type: Performance
Stephen Wade, author of The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience, will give a presentation and workshop at the Old Town School of Folk Music.


Sat, Apr 15 08:30 2017
Association for Asian American Studies
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Tue, Apr 18 19:00 2017
Cynthia Clampitt at Grand Rapids Public Library, NE Grand Rapids, MI
Event type: Lecture
Cynthia Clampitt, author of Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartlandwill give a presentation at Grand Rapids Public Library. 


Thu, Apr 20 08:00 2017
Illinois History Symposium
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Apr 21 08:00 2017
Illinois History Symposium
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Apr 22 08:00 2017
Illinois History Symposium
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Apr 22 13:00 2017
Robert W. Cherny at Stanford Book Fair, Stanford, CA
Event type: Lecture
Robert W. Cherny, author of Victor Arnautoff and the Politics of Art will give a presentation at the Stanford Book Fair. 

 


Sat, Apr 22 16:30 2017
Stephen Wade at Swallow Hill Music, Denver, CO
Event type: Other
Stephen Wade, author of The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience, will lead an American Roots Music Program workshop at Swallow Hill Music. 


Tue, May 23 00:00 2017
Sonja D. Williams at Mitchell Center for African American Heritage, Wilmington, DE
Event type: Lecture
Sonja D. Williams, author of Word Warrior: Richard Durham, Radio, and Freedomwill participate in a presentation and book signing at the Mitchell Center for African American Heritage as part of their New Directions in African American History Speaker Series.

 


Tue, May 23 19:00 2017
Cynthia Clampitt at Orland Park Public Library, Orland Park, IL
Event type: Lecture
Cynthia Clampitt, author of Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartlandwill give a presentation at Orland Park Public Library. 


Thu, May 25 00:00 2017
International Country Music Conference
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, May 26 00:00 2017
North American Society for Sport History
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, May 26 09:00 2017
International Communication Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, May 27 09:00 2017
International Communication Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sun, May 28 09:00 2017
International Communication Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Wed, May 31 09:00 2017
Book Expo America
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Thu, Jun 1 00:00 2017
Berkshire Conference on the History of Women
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Thu, Jun 1 09:00 2017
Book Expo America
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Jun 2 08:00 2017
Mormon History Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Jun 2 09:00 2017
Book Expo America
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Jun 3 08:00 2017
Mormon History Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Jun 10 10:00 2017
Printers Row Lit Fest
Event type: Festival/Celebration

Sun, Jun 11 10:00 2017
Printers Row Lit Fest
Event type: Festival/Celebration

Thu, Jun 15 09:30 2017
Association for the Study of Food & Society / Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Jun 16 09:30 2017
Association for the Study of Food & Society / Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Jun 17 09:30 2017
Association for the Study of Food & Society / Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Jul 7 19:00 2017
Cynthia Clampitt at Parmesans Station, Tinley Park, IL
Event type: Lecture
Cynthia Clampitt, author of Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartlandwill give a presentation at Parmesans Station. 


Fri, Sep 1 00:00 2017
Stephen Wade at the American Roots Music Program, Estes Park, CO
Event type: Other
Stephen Wade, author of The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience, will perform and lead multiple events at the American Roots Music Program.


Sat, Sep 2 00:00 2017
Stephen Wade at the American Roots Music Program, Estes Park, CO
Event type: Other
Stephen Wade, author of The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience, will perform and lead multiple events at the American Roots Music Program.


Sun, Sep 3 00:00 2017
Stephen Wade at the American Roots Music Program, Estes Park, CO
Event type: Other
Stephen Wade, author of The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience, will perform and lead multiple events at the American Roots Music Program.


Mon, Sep 4 00:00 2017
Stephen Wade at the American Roots Music Program, Estes Park, CO
Event type: Other
Stephen Wade, author of The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience, will perform and lead multiple events at the American Roots Music Program.


Thu, Oct 19 09:00 2017
American Folklore Society
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Oct 20 09:00 2017
American Folklore Society
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Oct 21 09:00 2017
American Folklore Society
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Thu, Nov 9 00:00 2017
American Studies Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Nov 11 19:00 2017
Cynthia Clampitt at Tinley Park Library, Tinley Park, IL
Event type: Lecture
Cynthia Clampitt, author of Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartlandwill give a presentation at Tinley Park Library. 


Exhibits

The University of Illinois Press attends scholarly conferences and trade book shows throughout North America each year. A list of our meetings follows. Stop by our booth to browse, to buy, or to speak to one of our acquisition editors or staff. For further information, contact Exhibits Manager Margo Chaney.


Fri, Mar 10 09:00 2017
Appalachian Studies Association
Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

Sat, Mar 11 09:00 2017
Appalachian Studies Association
Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

Sun, Mar 12 08:30 2017
Appalachian Studies Association
Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

Thu, Mar 23 08:00 2017
Society for American Music
Marriott Chateau Champlain, Montreal, Quebec

Thu, Mar 23 10:30 2017
Society for Cinema and Media Studies
Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park, Chicago, IL

Fri, Mar 24 08:00 2017
Society for American Music
Marriott Chateau Champlain, Montreal, Quebec

Fri, Mar 24 09:30 2017
Society for Cinema and Media Studies
Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park, Chicago, IL

Sat, Mar 25 08:00 2017
Society for American Music
Marriott Chateau Champlain, Montreal, Quebec

Sat, Mar 25 09:00 2017
Society for Cinema and Media Studies
Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park, Chicago, IL

Sat, Mar 25 17:30 2017
Society for American Music
Marriott Chateau Champlain, Montreal, Quebec

Thu, Apr 6 14:00 2017
Organization of American Historians
Booth #320, New Orleans Marriott, New Orleans, LA

Fri, Apr 7 09:00 2017
Organization of American Historians
Booth #320, New Orleans Marriott, New Orleans, LA

Sat, Apr 8 09:00 2017
Organization of American Historians
Booth #320, New Orleans Marriott, New Orleans, LA

Thu, Apr 13 08:30 2017
Association for Asian American Studies
Portlan Marriott Downtown Waterfront, Portland, OR

Fri, Apr 14 08:30 2017
Association for Asian American Studies
Portlan Marriott Downtown Waterfront, Portland, OR

Sat, Apr 15 08:30 2017
Association for Asian American Studies
Portlan Marriott Downtown Waterfront, Portland, OR

Thu, Apr 20 08:00 2017
Illinois History Symposium
Lincolnland Community College, Springfield, IL

Fri, Apr 21 08:00 2017
Illinois History Symposium
Lincolnland Community College, Springfield, IL

Sat, Apr 22 08:00 2017
Illinois History Symposium
Lincolnland Community College, Springfield, IL

Thu, May 25 00:00 2017
International Country Music Conference
Belmont University, Nashville, TN

Fri, May 26 00:00 2017
North American Society for Sport History
California State University-Fullerton, Fullerton, CA

Fri, May 26 09:00 2017
International Communication Association
Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel, San Diego, CA

Sat, May 27 09:00 2017
International Communication Association
Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel, San Diego, CA

Sun, May 28 09:00 2017
International Communication Association
Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel, San Diego, CA

Wed, May 31 09:00 2017
Book Expo America
Javits Center, New York, NY

Thu, Jun 1 00:00 2017
Berkshire Conference on the History of Women
Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY

Thu, Jun 1 09:00 2017
Book Expo America
Javits Center, New York, NY

Fri, Jun 2 08:00 2017
Mormon History Association
St. Charles Convention Center, St. Charles, MO

Fri, Jun 2 09:00 2017
Book Expo America
Javits Center, New York, NY

Sat, Jun 3 08:00 2017
Mormon History Association
St. Charles Convention Center, St. Charles, MO

Sat, Jun 10 10:00 2017
Printers Row Lit Fest
Chicago, IL

Sun, Jun 11 10:00 2017
Printers Row Lit Fest
Chicago, IL

Thu, Jun 15 09:30 2017
Association for the Study of Food & Society / Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society
Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA

Fri, Jun 16 09:30 2017
Association for the Study of Food & Society / Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society
Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA

Sat, Jun 17 09:30 2017
Association for the Study of Food & Society / Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society
Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA

Thu, Oct 19 09:00 2017
American Folklore Society
Marriott City Center, Minneapolis, MN

Fri, Oct 20 09:00 2017
American Folklore Society
Marriott City Center, Minneapolis, MN

Sat, Oct 21 09:00 2017
American Folklore Society
Marriott City Center, Minneapolis, MN

Thu, Nov 9 00:00 2017
American Studies Association
Booths #304 & 306, Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago, IL