Events Calendar

Saturday, May 30, 2015
Robert Marovich at River Oaks Bookstore, Houston, TX
Event type: Book Signing
Robert Marovich will sign copies of A City Called Heaven: Chicago and the Birth of Gospel Music at River Oaks Bookstore.


Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Alan Guebert at Champaign Farmers Market, Champaign, IL
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will sign books at Champaign Farmers Market.


Thursday, June 04, 2015
Mormon History Association

Thursday, June 04, 2015
Alan Guebert at Prairie Archives, Springfield, IL
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will speak and sign books at Prairie Archives.


Thursday, June 04, 2015
Alan Guebert at Our Town Books, Jacksonville, IL
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will speak and sign books at Our Town Books.


Saturday, June 06, 2015
Sonja Williams at National Press Club, Washington, DC
Event type: Panel
Sonja D. Williams, author of Word Warrior: Richard Durham, Radio and Freedom, will read discuss her book at the Biographers International Organization Annual Conference.


Saturday, June 06, 2015
Printers Row Lit Fest

Saturday, June 06, 2015
Thomas Gradel & Dick Simpson at Printers Row Lit Fest, Chicago, IL
Event type: Book Signing
Thomas Gradel & Dick Simpson, co-authors of Corrupt Illinois: Patronage, Cronyism, and Criminality, will sign books at the University of Illinois Press booth at Printers Row Lit Fest.


Saturday, June 06, 2015
Cynthia Clampitt at Printers Row Lit Fest, Chicago, IL
Event type: Book Signing
Cynthia Clampitt, author of Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartland, will sign books at the University of Illinois Press booth at Printers Row Lit Fest.


Saturday, June 06, 2015
Alan Guebert and Mary Grace Foxwell at Printers Row Lit Fest, Chicago, IL
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will sign books In the University of Illinois Press booth at Printers Row Lit Fest.


Saturday, June 06, 2015
Brian Dolinar at Printers Row Lit Fest, Chicago, IL
Event type: Book Signing
Brian Dolinar, editor of The Negro in Illinois, will sign books In the University of Illinois Press booth at Printers Row Lit Fest.


Saturday, June 06, 2015
Adam Mack at Printers Row Lit Fest, Chicago, IL
Event type: Panel
Adam Mack, author of Sensing Chicago, will speak at the Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest program "Chicago Living," with Joseph Schwieterman and Dean Jobb.


Sunday, June 07, 2015
Printers Row Lit Fest

Sunday, June 07, 2015
Laurent Pernot at Printers Row Lit Fest, Chicago, IL
Event type: Panel
Laurent Pernot, author of Before the Ivy will speak at the Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest program "Play Ball," with Jeff Katz and Phil Rogers.


Sunday, June 07, 2015
Robert Marovich at Printers Row Lit Fest, Chicago, IL
Event type: Panel
Robert Marovich, author of A City Called Heaven will speak at the Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest program "Chicago Jazz and Blues," with Wilbert Jones and Mark Guarino.


Sunday, June 07, 2015
Alan Guebert at The Wine Goddess, Evanston, IL
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will speak and sign books at The Wine Goddess.


Monday, June 08, 2015
Alan Guebert at Chester Library, Chester, IL
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will speak and sign books at Chester Library.


Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Alan Guebert at St. John's Lutheran Church, Red Bud, IL
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will speak and sign books at St. John's Lutheran Church.


Thursday, June 11, 2015
Alan Guebert at Laborer's International union hall, Bloomington, IL
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will speak and sign books at Laborer's International Union Hall.


Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Alan Guebert at The Bookworm, Carbondale, IL
Event type:< /b> Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will speak and sign books at The Bookworm.


Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Dick Simpson at Nigara Foundation, Chicago, IL
Event type: Lecture/Signing
Dick Simpson co-author of Corrupt Illinois: Patronage, Cronyism, and Criminality will speak and sign books.


Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Alan Guebert at Left Bank Books, St. Louis, MO
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will sign books at Left Bank Books.


Saturday, June 20, 2015
Alan Guebert at Boswell Books, Milwaukee, WI
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will sign books at Boswell Books.


Sunday, June 21, 2015
Alan Guebert at Arcadia Books in Spring Green, WI
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will sign books at Arcadia Books.


Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Association for the Study of Food & Society

Thursday, June 25, 2015
Alan Guebert at Room of One's Own, Madison, WI
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will sign books at Room of One's Own bookstore.


Friday, June 26, 2015
Alan Guebert at Raw Deal, Menomonie, WI
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will sign books at Raw Deal.


Sunday, June 28, 2015
Alan Guebert at Birchwood Café, Minneapolis, MN
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will sign books at Birchwood Café.


Monday, June 29, 2015
Alan Guebert at Northfield Senior Center, Northfield MN
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will sign books at Northfield Senior Center.


Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Alan Guebert at University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will speak and sign books at Center for Energy & Environmental Education, University of Northern Iowa.


Thursday, July 09, 2015
Alan Guebert at Burlington By The Book, Burlington, IA
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will speak and sign books at Burlington By The Book.


Friday, July 10, 2015
Alan Guebert at River Lights Bookstore, Dubuque, IA
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will speak and sign books at River Lights Bookstore.


Saturday, July 11, 2015
Brian Dolinar at Independent Media Center, Urbana, IL
Event type: Lecture
Brian Dolinar, editor of The Negro in Illinois: The WPA Papers will give a book talk and sign books at the Independent Media Center.  The event will also serve as an exhibit of the work of artist Jason Patterson.


Sunday, July 12, 2015
Alan Guebert at Urbana Farmers Market, Urbana, IL
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will sign books at the Urbana Farmers Market.


Sunday, July 12, 2015
Alan Guebert at Prairie Lights Books, Iowa City, IA
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will speak and sign books at Prairie Lights Books.


Friday, July 17, 2015
Stephen Wade at the Rocky Ridge Music Center, Estes, CO
Event type: Other
Stephen Wade, author of The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience, will perform at the American Roots program launch.


Saturday, July 18, 2015
Sonja Williams at Chicago Bee Public Library, Chicago, IL
Event type: Reading/Signing
Sonja D. Williams, author of Word Warrior: Richard Durham, Radio and Freedom, will read discuss her book at the Chicago Bee Public Library.


Saturday, July 18, 2015
William and Jane Ann Moore at McLean County Museum of History, Bloomington, IL
Event type: Lecture/Signing
William F. Moore and Jane Anne Moore, authors of Collaborators for Emancipation: Abraham Lincoln and Owen Lovejoy, will speak at the McLean County Museum of History.


Saturday, August 01, 2015
Phil Jamison at Appalachian Stringband Festival, Clifftop, WV
Event type: Lecture
Phil Jamison, author of Hoedowns, Reels, and Frolics, will be delivering a lecture and demonstration along with calling dances at the Appalachian Stringband Festival.


Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Cynthia Clampitt at McLean County Museum of History, Bloomington, IL
Event type: Lecture/Signing
Cynthia Clampitt, author of Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartland, will speak and sign books at the McLean County Museum of History.


Sunday, August 16, 2015
Cynthia Clampitt at Glenview Public Library, Glenview, IL
Event type: Lecture
Cynthia Clampitt, author of Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartland, will speak at Glenview Library.


Thursday, August 20, 2015
Alan Guebert at Room of Pekin Public Library, Pekin, IL
Event type: Book Signing
Alan Guebert, author of The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey, will speak and sign books at Pekin Public Library.


Friday, September 04, 2015
Stephen Wade at the American Roots Music Program, Estes, 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.


Saturday, September 05, 2015
Stephen Wade at the American Roots Music Program, Estes, 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.


Sunday, September 06, 2015
Stephen Wade at the American Roots Music Program, Estes, 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.


Monday, September 07, 2015
Stephen Wade at the American Roots Music Program, Estes, 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.


< a x href="http://illinois.edu/calendar/detail/4098/32522506">Saturday, September 12, 2015
Marion Jacobson at International Accordion Festival, San Antonio, TX
Event type: Lecture/Signing
Squeeze This! author Marion Jacobson will speak and sign copies of her book at the International Accordion Festival.  


Saturday, September 12, 2015
Sonja Williams at Politics and Prose, Washington, DC
Event type: Reading/Signing
Sonja D. Williams, author of Word Warrior: Richard Durham, Radio and Freedom, will read discuss her book at Politics and Prose.


Saturday, September 12, 2015
Sonja Williams at Sankofa Video, Books & Cafe, Washington, DC
Event type: Reading/Signing
Sonja D. Williams, author of Word Warrior: Richard Durham, Radio and Freedom, will read discuss her book at Sankofa Video, Books & Cafe.


Saturday, September 19, 2015
Sonja Williams at Ebony Repertory Theater, Los Angeles, CA
Event type: Reading/Signing
Sonja D. Williams, author of Word Warrior: Richard Durham, Radio and Freedom, will read discuss her book at the Nate Holden Performing Arts Center, Ebony Repertory Theater.


Monday, September 28, 2015
Sonja Williams at Regulator Bookshop, Durham, NC
Event type: Reading/Signing
Sonja D. Williams, author of Word Warrior: Richard Durham, Radio and Freedom, will read discuss her book at the Regulator Bookshop.


Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Sonja Williams at Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Chicago, IL
Event type: Reading/Signing
Sonja D. Williams, author of Word Warrior: Richard Durham, Radio and Freedom, will read discuss her book at the Seminary Co-op Bookstore.


Thursday, October 15, 2015
Sonja Williams at Bronzeville Historical Society Salon, Chicago, IL
Event type: Reading/Signing
Sonja D. Williams, author of Word Warrior: Richard Durham, Radio and Freedom, will read discuss her book at the Bronzeville Historical Society Salon.


Saturday, October 17, 2015
Sonja Williams at Carter G. Woodson Regional Library, Chicago, IL
Event type: Reading/Signing
Sonja D. Williams, author of Word Warrior: Richard Durham, Radio and Freedom, will read discuss her book at the Carter G. Woodson Regional Library.


Sunday, October 18, 2015
Sonja Williams at Harold Washington Public Library, Chicago, IL
Event type: Reading/Si gning
Sonja D. Williams, author of Word Warrior: Richard Durham, Radio and Freedom, will read discuss her book at the Harold Washington Public Library.


Monday, October 19, 2015
Sonja Williams at Roosevelt University, Chicago, IL
Event type: Reading/Signing
Sonja D. Williams, author of Word Warrior: Richard Durham, Radio and Freedom, will read discuss her book at the Drake Center at Roosevelt University.


Friday, October 23, 2015
Dana Greene at Loyola University Chicago
Event type: Lecture
Dana Greene, author of Denise Levertov: A Poet's Life, will speak at Loyola University


Saturday, October 24, 2015
Sonja Williams at Anacostia Community Museum, Washington, DC
Event type: Reading/Signing
Sonja D. Williams, author of Word Warrior: Richard Durham, Radio and Freedom, will read discuss her book at the Anacostia Community Museum.


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, June 04, 2015
Mormon History Association

Saturday, June 06, 2015
Printers Row Lit Fest

Sunday, June 07, 2015
Printers Row Lit Fest

Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Association for the Study of Food & Society