Events Calendar

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
José Ángel N, at Latino Cultural Center at University of Illinois Chicago, Chicago, IL
Event type: Reading
José Ángel N, author of "Illegal: Reflections of an Undocumented Immigrant" will give a reading at the Rafael Cintrón Ortiz Latino Cultural Center on the campus of the University of Illinois, Chicago.

Thursday, April 24, 2014
Ruth Nicole Brown at University of California-San Diego, CA
Event type: Lecture
Ruth Nicole Brown, author of "Hear Our Truths" will speak at the Social Sciences Building, Room 107. A reception follows at 5:00pm in SSB 103

Thursday, April 24, 2014
Jim Rooney at The Station Inn, Nashville, TN
Event type: Concert
Jim Rooney, author of "In It for the Long Run: A Musical Odyssey" will conduct a book reading and signing and perform at The Station Inn.

Friday, April 25, 2014
Ruth Nicole Brown at University of California-San Diego, CA
Event type: Lecture
Ruth Nicole Brown, author of "Hear Our Truths" will speak at brown bag lunch discussion at the Black Resource Center conference room.

Saturday, April 26, 2014
Brian Dolinar at Revolution Books, Chicago, IL
Event type: Lecture
Brian Dolinar, editor of "Negro in Illinois: The WPA Papers" with give at Revolution Books in Chicago.

Sunday, April 27, 2014
Eileen Tamura at Manzanar National Historic Site, Independence, CA
Event type: Lecture/Signing
Eileen Tamura, author of "In Defense of Justice" will present talks at 10 am and 1:30 pm at the Visitor Center during the Manzanar Pilgrimage. She will sign books in the Manzanar History Association book store between talks.

Sunday, April 27, 2014
Gillum Ferguson at Monroe County History Museum, Waterloo, IL
Event type: Lecture
Gillum Ferguson, author of "Illinois in the War of 1812," will give the talk "Illinois and the War of 1812" at the Monroe County History Museum.

Thursday, May 01, 2014
Jim Rooney at Club Passim, Cambridge, MA
Event type: Concert
Jim Rooney, author of "In It for the Long Run: A Musical Odyssey" will conduct a book reading and signing and perform at Club Passim.

Friday, May 02, 2014
Simone Cinotto at Eataly, New York, NY
Event type: Presentation
Simone Cinotto, author of The Italian American Table will will give a presentation on the Italian American landscape of culinary culture at Eataly, New York. After the presentation, a typical four-course Italian American menu will be served, presenting and discussing each course as guests discuss the presentation with Simone Cinotto at their own Italian table. Reservations are required.

Friday, May 02, 2014
Jim Rooney at Coolidge Salon Series, White River Jct., VT
Event type: Concert
Jim Rooney, author of "In It for the Long Run: A Musical Odyssey" will conduct a book reading and signing and perform at the Hotel Coolidge Salon Series.

Saturday, May 03, 2014
Cheryl LaRoche at Sankofa Video, Books & Cafe, Washington, DC
Event type: Book Signing
Cheryl LaRoche, author of "Free Black Communities and the Underground Railroad," will speak and sign books at Sankofa Video, Books & Cafe.

Monday, May 05, 2014
J. Thomas Johnson at Paul Simon Public Policy Institute, SIU, Carbondale, IL
Event type: Lecture
J. Thomas Johnson, co-author of "Fixing Illinois," will speak and participate in a Q&A during the Pizza & Politics event in the lobby of the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute.

Thursday, May 08, 2014
Stephen Wade at The Contemporary Club, Charlottesville, VA
Event type: Presentation
Stephen Wade, author of the book "The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience," will make a presentation at the Contemporary Club.

Thursday, May 08, 2014
Jim Rooney at Harmony Cafe, Woodstock, NY
Event type: Concert
Jim Rooney, author of "In It for the Long Run: A Musical Odyssey" will conduct a book reading and signing and perform at Harmony Cafe.

Saturday, May 10, 2014
Simone Cinotto at Mulberry Street Branch Library, New York, NY
Event type: Lecture
Simone Cinotto, author of "Italian American Table," will speak at the Vito Marcantonio Forum at the Mulberry Street branch of the New York Public Library.

Monday, May 12, 2014
Simone Cinotto at Goodwin College at Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
Event type: Lecture
Simone Cinotto, author of "Italian American Table," will speak at the Goodwin College at Drexel University.

Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Elizabeth Schroeder Schlabach at Woodson Branch of Chicago Public Library, Chicago IL
Event type: Reading/Signing
Elizabeth Schroeder Schlabach, author of "Chicago River Bridges" will give a presentation at the Woodson Regional Library Chicago.

Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Patrick McBriarty at Niles Public Library, Niles IL
Event type: Lecture
Patrick McBriarty, author of "Chicago River Bridges" will give a presentation at the Niles Public Library in Chicago.

Thursday, May 15, 2014
Dana Greene at The Paulist Center, Boston, MA
Event type: Lecture
Dana Greene, author of "Denise Levertov: a Poet's Life" will speak at the Paulist Center in Boston, MA.

Friday, May 16, 2014
Jim Rooney at Charlie Byrne's Bookshop, Galway, Ireland
Event type: Launch Party
Jim Rooney, author of "In It for the Long Run: A Musical Odyssey" will hold a launch party and book signing at Charlie Byrne's Bookshop.

Saturday, May 17, 2014
Jim Rooney at Ballinderreen Community Centre, Galway, Ireland
Event type: Launch Party
Jim Rooney, author of "In It for the Long Run: A Musical Odyssey" will perform at Ballinderreen Community Centre.

Saturday, May 17, 2014
Samuel Regalado at Japanese American National Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Event type: Lecture
Samuel Regalado, author of "Nikkei Baseball," will speak at the Japanese American National Museum.

Sunday, May 18, 2014
Jim Rooney at Coughlans, Cork, Ireland
Event type: Book Release Event
Jim Rooney, author of "In It for the Long Run: A Musical Odyssey" will hold a book signing and performance at Coughlan's.

Thursday, May 22, 2014
Berkshire Conference on Women's History

Thursday, May 22, 2014
International Communication Assn

Thursday, May 22, 2014
International Country Music Conference

Saturday, May 24, 2014
Jim Rooney at Trim Library, County Meath, Ireland
Event type: Book Release Event
Jim Rooney, author of "In It for the Long Run: A Musical Odyssey" will hold a book signing and perform with Mick Daley and Rick Epping.

Sunday, May 25, 2014
Jim Rooney at The Cobblestone, Smithfield, Dublin, Ireland
Event type: Book Release Event
Jim Rooney, author of "In It for the Long Run: A Musical Odyssey" will hold a book launch and performance at The Cobblestone, Smithfield.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Stephen Wade at The Ivy Book Shop, Baltimore, MD
Event type: Presentation
Stephen Wade, author of the book "The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience," will make a presentation at The Ivy Book Shop.

Thursday, May 29, 2014
Book Expo America

Saturday, June 07, 2014
Printers Row Lit Fest

Sunday, June 08, 2014
Gillum Ferguson at Monroe County History Museum, Waterloo, IL
Event type: Lecture
Gillum Ferguson, author of "Illinois in the War of 1812," will give the talk "Monroe, Randolph, and St. Clair Counties in the War of 1812" at the Monroe County History Museum.

Saturday, June 14, 2014
José Ángel N, at the McLean County Museum of History, Bloomington, IL
Event type: Presentation
José Ángel N, author of "Illegal: Reflections of an Undocumented Immigrant" will give a presentation at the McLean County Museum of History.

Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Stephen Wade at American University, Washington, DC
Event type: Presentation
Stephen Wade, author of "The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience," will make a presentation at American University.

Thursday, June 26, 2014
American Institute of Architects

Thursday, June 26, 2014
Patrick McBriarty at AIA Annual Convention, Chicago, IL
Event type: Lecture
Patrick McBriarty, author of "Chicago River Bridges" will give a talk and tour as part of the AIA's Annual Convention which will be held in Chicago

Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Stephen Wade at Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN
Event type: Presentation
Stephen Wade, author of "The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience," will make a presentation at Middle Tennessee State University.

Thursday, September 25, 2014
Stephen Wade at Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN
Event type: Presentation
Stephen Wade, author of "The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience," will make a presentation at Middle Tennessee State University.

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.


Thursday, May 22, 2014
Berkshire Conference on Women's History

Thursday, May 22, 2014
International Communication Assn

Thursday, May 22, 2014
International Country Music Conference

Thursday, May 29, 2014
Book Expo America

Saturday, June 07, 2014
Printers Row Lit Fest

Thursday, June 26, 2014
American Institute of Architects