Events Calendar

Tue, Jul 25 19:00 2017
Cynthia Clampitt at Wood Dale Public Library, Wood Dale IL
Event type: Lecture
Cynthia Clampitt, author of Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartlandwill give a presentation at the Woodale Public Library.  

Sat, Jul 29 00:00 2017
Nancy Rao at the Feminist Theory and Music Conference, San Francisco State University
Event type: Lecture
Nancy Rao, the author of Chinatown Opera Theater in North Americawill give a presentation entitled “Sonic Emblem and Visual Imagery: Chinatown Theater and Identity of Chinese American Women” at the Feminist Theory and Music Conference.

Mon, Jul 31 00:00 2017
Nancy Rao at the Chinese Genealogy Workshop at Chinatown Community College, San Francisco
Event type: Lecture
Nancy Rao, the author of Chinatown Opera Theater in North Americawill give a presentation entitled "Weaving an Opera History with Files in Six US National Archives" at Chinatown Community College.

Wed, Aug 9 00:00 2017
Nancy Rao at the Library of Congress American Folklife Center, Washington D.C.
Event type: Lecture
Nancy Rao, author of Chinatown Opera Theater in North America will give a lecture as part of the Botkin Lecture series at the Library of Congress American Folklife Center. 

Wed, Aug 9 00:00 2017
Nancy Rao at the Chinese Genealogy Workshop at Chinatown Community College, San Francisco
Event type: Lecture
Nancy Rao, the author of Chinatown Opera Theater in North Americawill give a presentation entitled "The Fantastic World of Chinese Opera Theater in North America" at Chinatown Community College.

Wed, Aug 9 12:00 2017
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Thu, Aug 10 09:00 2017
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Aug 11 09:00 2017
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sun, Aug 13 13:00 2017
Lex Tate at Spurlock Museum, Urbana, IL
Event type: Reception/Open House
Lex Tate, co-author of An Illini Place: Buidling the University of Illinois Campus will sign books at the University of Illinois Press table at the Spurlock Time Machine: Illinois in 1867 event.

Tue, Aug 15 19:30 2017
Tom Goyens at Red Emma's Bookstore Coffeehouse, Baltimore, MD
Event type: Lecture
Tom Goyens, the editor of Radical Gotham: Anarchism in New York City from Schwab's Saloon to Occupy Wall Street, will participate in a reading and book signing at Red Emma's. 

Fri, Aug 18 00:00 2017
Stephen Wade at the Philadelphia Folk Festival, Philadelphia, PA
Event type: Other
Stephen Wade, author of The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience, will perform at the Philadelphia Folk Festival. 

Sat, Aug 19 00:00 2017
Linda Civitello at Leimert Park Village Book Fair, Los Angeles, CA
Event type: Lecture
Linda Civitello, author Baking Powder Wars: The Cutthroat Food Fight that Revolutionized Cooking will give a presentation entitled "Racism and Food" at the Leimert Park Village Book Fair.

Thu, Aug 24 00:00 2017
Linda Civitello at the Emily Dickinson Museum, Amherst MA
Event type: Lecture
Linda Civitello, author Baking Powder Wars: The Cutthroat Food Fight that Revolutionized Cooking will give a presentation at the Emily Dickinson Museum.

Fri, Aug 25 00:00 2017
Linda Civitello at the Eben Horsford Museum, Shelter Island, NY
Event type: Lecture
Linda Civitello, author Baking Powder Wars: The Cutthroat Food Fight that Revolutionized Cooking will give a presentation at the Eben Horsford Museum.

Sat, Aug 26 19:00 2017
Michael R. Jeffords and Susan L. Post at Dominy Memorial Library, Fairbury, IL
Event type: Other
Michael R. Jeffords and Susan L. Post, the authors of Curious Encounters with the Natural World: From Grumpy Spiders to Hidden Tigers, will give a presentation and book signing at Dominy Memorial Library. They will also lead a tour in the Fugate Woods.

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.

Sun, Sep 3 15:00 2017
Gerald Horne at the Auburn Avenue Research Library, Atlanta GA
Event type: Reception/Open House
Gerald Horne, the author of The Rise and Fall of the Associated Negro Press will give a presentation and sign books at the Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History.

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.

Wed, Sep 6 19:00 2017
Hal Hassen and Dawn Cobb at Illinois State Museum, Springfield, IL
Event type: Lecture
Hal Hassen and Dawn Cobb, authors of Cemeteries of Illinois: A Field Guide to Markers, Monuments, and Motifswill give a presentation at the Illinois State Museum.

 

Sat, Sep 9 00:00 2017
Linda Civitello at the Culinary Historians of Southern California, Los Angeles
Event type: Lecture
Linda Civitello, author Baking Powder Wars: The Cutthroat Food Fight that Revolutionized Cooking will give a presentation at the Culinary Historians of Southern California.

Tue, Sep 12 19:00 2017
Jose Angel N. at Champaign Public Library, Champaign, IL
Event type: Lecture
José Ángel N., author of Illegal: Reflections of an Undocumented Immigrant, will give a presentation at Champaign Public Library. 

Sat, Sep 16 20:00 2017
Stephen Wade at Strathmore AMP in North Bethesda, MD
Event type: Other
Stephen Wade, author of The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience, will perform at Strathmore AMP. 

Tue, Sep 19 16:00 2017
Curious Encounters with the Natural World Launch Party
Event type: Lecture
Michael R. Jeffords and Susan L. Post, the authors of Curious Encounters with the Natural World: From Grumpy Spiders to Hidden Tigers, will give a presentation at the NCSA building followed by a reception & book-signing, featuring light refreshments.

Wed, Sep 20 18:30 2017
Jon Shelton at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, WI
Event type: Lecture
Jon Shelton, the author of Teacher Strike!: Public Education and the Making of a New American Political Order will give a presentation at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. 

Thu, Sep 21 16:30 2017
Michael R. Jeffords and Susan L. Post at the Illinois State Museum, Springfield, IL
Event type: Reception/Open House
Michael R. Jeffords and Susan L. Post, the authors of Curious Encounters with the Natural World: From Grumpy Spiders to Hidden Tigers, will give a presentation and book signing at the Illinois State Museum. 

Thu, Sep 21 19:00 2017
Brent Campney at the Dorothy Bramlage Public Library, Junction City, KS
Event type: Reception/Open House
Brent M.S. Campney, author of This is Not Dixie: Racist Violence in Kansas, 1861-1927 will give a presentation and sign books at the Dorothy Bramlage Public Library in honor of his receipt of the 2017 Prairie Heritage Book Award. 

Sat, Sep 23 10:30 2017
Hal Hassen and Dawn Cobb at Danville Public Library, Danville, IL
Event type: Lecture
Hal Hassen and Dawn Cobb, authors of Cemeteries of Illinois: A Field Guide to Markers, Monuments, and Motifswill give a presentation at the Danville Public Library.

Wed, Sep 27 13:00 2017
International Bluegrass Music Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Thu, Sep 28 12:00 2017
Association for the Study of African American Life and History
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Thu, Sep 28 13:00 2017
International Bluegrass Music Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Sep 29 08:00 2017
Association for the Study of African American Life and History
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Sep 29 11:00 2017
International Bluegrass Music Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Sep 30 08:00 2017
Association for the Study of African American Life and History
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Sep 30 10:30 2017
Mike Pearson at the State Farm Center-Traditions Club Room, Champaign, IL
Event type: Lecture
Mike Pearson, the author of Illini Legends Lists and Lore will give a presentation at the State Farm Center-Traditions Club room. 

Sat, Sep 30 11:00 2017
International Bluegrass Music Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Oct 6 08:30 2017
Cynthia Clampitt at the Conference on Illinois History, Springfield, IL
Event type: Lecture
Cynthia Clampitt, author of Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartlandwill give a presentation at the Conference on Illinois History. 

Fri, Oct 6 11:00 2017
Robert W. Cherny at Ross Historical Society, San Francisco, CA
Event type: Lecture
Robert W. Cherny, author of Victor Arnautoff and the Politics of Art will give a presentation at the Ross Historical Society. 

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

Tue, Oct 31 13:00 2017
Cynthia Clampitt at Oakton Community College-Skokie Campus
Event type: Lecture
Cynthia Clampitt, author of Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartlandwill give a presentation at the Oakton Community College-Skokie Campus.  

Wed, Nov 1 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. 

Thu, Nov 9 13:00 2017
American Musicological Society
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Thu, Nov 9 19:00 2017
American Studies Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Nov 10 08:30 2017
American Musicological Society
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Nov 10 09:00 2017
Southern Historical Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Nov 10 09:30 2017
American Studies Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Nov 11 08:30 2017
American Musicological Society
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Nov 11 09:00 2017
Southern Historical Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Nov 11 09:30 2017
American Studies Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sun, Nov 12 08:30 2017
American Studies Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sun, Nov 12 08:30 2017
Southern Historical Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sun, Nov 12 08:30 2017
American Musicological Society
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Thu, Nov 16 15:00 2017
National Women's Studies Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Thu, Nov 16 20:00 2017
Stephen Wade at Strathmore AMP in North Bethesda, MD
Event type: Other
Stephen Wade, author of The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience, will perform at Strathmore AMP. 

Fri, Nov 17 09:00 2017
National Women's Studies Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Nov 17 14:45 2017
Christen A. Smith at NWSA Authors Meet Critics Session
Event type: Conference/Workshop
Christen A. Smith, the author of Afro-Paradise: Blackness, Violence, and Performance in Brazil will participate in an authors meet critics session at NWSA. 

Sat, Nov 18 09:00 2017
National Women's Studies Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Nov 18 11:00 2017
Brittney C. Cooper at NWSA Authors Meet Critics Session
Event type: Conference/Workshop
Brittney C. Cooper, the author of Beyond Respectability: The Intellectual Thought of Race Women will participate in an authors meet critics session at NWSA.

Sun, Nov 19 09:00 2017
National Women's Studies Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Thu, Nov 30 09:00 2017
American Anthropological Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Dec 1 09:00 2017
American Anthropological Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Dec 2 09:00 2017
American Anthropological Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Jan 5 09:00 2018
American Historical Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Jan 6 09:00 2018
American Historical Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sun, Jan 7 09:00 2018
American Historical Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

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.


Wed, Aug 9 12:00 2017
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
Booth #710, Seventh Floor, Chicago Marriott Magnificent Mile, Chicago, IL

Thu, Aug 10 09:00 2017
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
Booth #710, Seventh Floor, Chicago Marriott Magnificent Mile, Chicago, IL

Fri, Aug 11 09:00 2017
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
Booth #710, Seventh Floor, Chicago Marriott Magnificent Mile, Chicago, IL

Wed, Sep 27 13:00 2017
International Bluegrass Music Association
Raleigh Convention Center, Raleigh, NC

Thu, Sep 28 12:00 2017
Association for the Study of African American Life and History
Hilton Cincinnati, Netherland Plaza Hotel, Cincinnati, OH

Thu, Sep 28 13:00 2017
International Bluegrass Music Association
Raleigh Convention Center, Raleigh, NC

Fri, Sep 29 08:00 2017
Association for the Study of African American Life and History
Hilton Cincinnati, Netherland Plaza Hotel, Cincinnati, OH

Fri, Sep 29 11:00 2017
International Bluegrass Music Association
Raleigh Convention Center, Raleigh, NC

Sat, Sep 30 08:00 2017
Association for the Study of African American Life and History
Hilton Cincinnati, Netherland Plaza Hotel, Cincinnati, OH

Sat, Sep 30 11:00 2017
International Bluegrass Music Association
Raleigh Convention Center, Raleigh, NC

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 13:00 2017
American Musicological Society
Riverside Convention Center, Rochester, NY

Thu, Nov 9 19:00 2017
American Studies Association
Booths #304 & 306, Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago, IL

Fri, Nov 10 08:30 2017
American Musicological Society
Riverside Convention Center, Rochester, NY

Fri, Nov 10 09:00 2017
Southern Historical Association
Sheraton Dallas Hotel, Dallas, TX

Fri, Nov 10 09:30 2017
American Studies Association
Booths #304 & 306, Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago, IL

Sat, Nov 11 08:30 2017
American Musicological Society
Riverside Convention Center, Rochester, NY

Sat, Nov 11 09:00 2017
Southern Historical Association
Sheraton Dallas Hotel, Dallas, TX

Sat, Nov 11 09:30 2017
American Studies Association
Booths #304 & 306, Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago, IL

Sun, Nov 12 08:30 2017
American Studies Association
Booths #304 & 306, Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago, IL

Sun, Nov 12 08:30 2017
Southern Historical Association
Sheraton Dallas Hotel, Dallas, TX

Sun, Nov 12 08:30 2017
American Musicological Society
Riverside Convention Center, Rochester, NY

Thu, Nov 16 15:00 2017
National Women's Studies Association
Booths #400 & 402, Hilton Baltimore, MD

Fri, Nov 17 09:00 2017
National Women's Studies Association
Booths #400 & 402, Hilton Baltimore, MD

Sat, Nov 18 09:00 2017
National Women's Studies Association
Booths #400 & 402, Hilton Baltimore, MD

Sun, Nov 19 09:00 2017
National Women's Studies Association
Booths #400 & 402, Hilton Baltimore, MD

Thu, Nov 30 09:00 2017
American Anthropological Association
Booth #114, Mariott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, DC

Fri, Dec 1 09:00 2017
American Anthropological Association
Booth #114, Mariott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, DC

Sat, Dec 2 09:00 2017
American Anthropological Association
Booth #114, Mariott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, DC

Fri, Jan 5 09:00 2018
American Historical Association
Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, DC

Sat, Jan 6 09:00 2018
American Historical Association
Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, DC

Sun, Jan 7 09:00 2018
American Historical Association
Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, DC