Events Calendar

Thursday, May 05, 2016
Tula Connell at Busboys & Poets, Washington, DC
Event type: Reading/Signing
Tula Connell, author of Conservative Counterrevolution: Challenging Liberalism in 1950s Milwaukee, will speak sign books at Busboys & Poets.


Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Book Expo America

Thursday, May 12, 2016
Book Expo America

Thursday, May 12, 2016
Lou Martin at Taylor Books, Charleston, WV
Event type: Lecture/Signing
Lou Martin, author of Smokestacks in the Hills, will speak and sign books at the Taylor Books.


Thursday, May 12, 2016
Christen Smith at Monkey Wrench Books, Austin, TX
Event type: Lecture/Signing
Christen Smith, author of Afro-Paradise: Blackness, Violence, and Performance in Brazil, will speak and sign books at Monkey Wrench Books.


Friday, May 13, 2016
Book Expo America

Sunday, May 15, 2016
Walter Rimler at Rossmoor, Walnut Creek, CA
Event type: Reading/Signing
Walter Rimler, author of The Man That Got Away: The Life and Songs of Harold Arlen, will give presentation and sign books at Rossmoor in Walnut Creek. 


Sunday, May 22, 2016
Walter Rimler at Jewish Community Library
Event type: Reading/Signing
Walter Rimler, author of The Man That Got Away: The Life and Songs of Harold Arlen, will give presentation and sign books at a Concert and reception for the Library's Beyond Books Fund. For more information email amuchin@jewishcommunitylibrary.org 


Thursday, May 26, 2016
International Country Music Conference

Thursday, May 26, 2016
Penny Parsons at Little John's Mountain Music Festival, Burlington, NC
Event type: Book Signing
Penny Parsons, author of Foggy Mountain Troubadour: The Life and Music of Curly Seckler, will sign books at Little John's Mountain Music Festival. 


Friday, May 27, 2016
International Country Music Conference

Friday, May 27, 2016
North American Society for Sport History

Saturday, May 28, 2016
International Country Music Conference

Saturday, May 28, 2016
North American Society for Sport History

Sunday, May 29, 2016
North American Society for Sport History

Thursday, June 02, 2016
Guenter Risse at San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco, CA
Event type: Lecture/Signing
Guenter Risse, author of Driven by Fear: Epidemics and Isolation in San Francisco's House of Pestilence, will speak and sign books at San Francisco Public Library.


Saturday, June 04, 2016
Sonja Williams at Biographers International Organization Conference, Richmond, VA
Event type: Lecture/Signing
Sonja D. Williams, author of Word Warrior: Richard Durham, Radio and Freedom, will speak at Biographers International Organization Conference.


Sunday, June 05, 2016
David Whiteis at American Blues Hall of Fame, Memphis, TN
Event type: Book Signing
David Whiteis, author of Southern Soul-Blues, will speak and sign books at the American Blues Hall of Fame.


Friday, June 10, 2016
Mormon History Association

Saturday, June 11, 2016
Mormon History Association

Saturday, June 11, 2016
Printers Row Lit Fest

Saturday, June 11, 2016
Penny Parsons at North Carolina Music Hall of Fame, Kannapolis, NC
Event type: Book Signing
Penny Parsons, author of Foggy Mountain Troubadour: The Life and Music of Curly Seckler, will sign books at the North Carolina Music Hall of Fame. 


Sunday, June 12, 2016
Printers Row Lit Fest

Friday, June 17, 2016
Penny Parsons at China Grove Roller Mill, China Grove, NC
Event type: Book Signing
Penny Parsons, author of Foggy Mountain Troubadour: The Life and Music of Curly Seckler, will sign books at China Grove Roller Mill with live bluegrass performed by Southern Magnolia.


Saturday, June 18, 2016
Phil Jamison at Floyd Country Store, Floyd, VA
Event type: Lecture/Signing
Phil Jamison, author of Hoedowns, Reels, and Frolics, will discuss his book at sign copies at the Floyd Country Store.


Thursday, June 23, 2016
Association for the Study of Food and Society; Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society; and Canadian Association for Food Studies

Friday, June 24, 2016
Association for the Study of Food and Society; Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society; and Canadian Association for Food Studies

Saturday, June 25, 2016
Association for the Study of Food and Society; Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society; and Canadian Association for Food Studies

Sunday, June 26, 2016
Penny Parsons at Quail Ridge Books, Raleigh, NC
Event type: Reading/Signing
Penny Parsons, author of Foggy Mountain Troubadour: The Life and Music of Curly Seckler, will sign books at Quail Ridge Books. 


Saturday, July 23, 2016
Sue Fawn Chung at Big Trees Lodge, Yosemite Valley, CA
Event type: Lecture
Sue Fawn Chung, author of Chinese in the Woods: Logging and Lumbering in the American West, will speak at Big Trees Lodge.


Thursday, August 04, 2016
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication

Friday, August 05, 2016
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication

Saturday, August 06, 2016
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication

Saturday, August 06, 2016
Penny Parsons at Lincoln Theater, Marion, VA
Event type: Book Signing
Penny Parsons, author of Foggy Mountain Troubadour: The Life and Music of Curly Seckler, will sign books in conjunction with the Song of the Mountains performance and taping at the Lincoln Theater.


Saturday, August 06, 2016
Penny Parsons at Scuppernong Books, Greensboro, NC
Event type: Book Signing
Penny Parsons, author of Foggy Mountain Troubadour: The Life and Music of Curly Seckler, will speak and sign books at Scuppernong Books.


Friday, September 02, 2016
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 03, 2016
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 04, 2016
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 05, 2016
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.


Wednesday, September 28, 2016
International Bluegrass Music Association--World of Bluegrass

Thursday, September 29, 2016
International Bluegrass Music Association--World of Bluegrass

Thursday, October 06, 2016
Association for the Study of African American Life and History

Thursday, October 06, 2016
Conference on Illinois History

Friday, October 07, 2016
Association for the Study of African American Life and History

Friday, October 07, 2016
Conference on Illinois History

Saturday, October 08, 2016
Association for the Study of African American Life and History

Thursday, October 20, 2016
American Folklore Society

Thursday, October 20, 2016
American Folklore Society

Friday, October 21, 2016
American Folklore Society

Friday, October 21, 2016
American Folklore Society

Saturday, October 22, 2016
American Folklore Society

Thursday, November 03, 2016
Southern Historical Association

Friday, November 04, 2016
Southern Historical Association

Saturday, November 05, 2016
Southern Historical Association

Thursday, November 17, 2016
American Anthropological Association

Thursday, November 17, 2016
American Studies Association

Friday, November 18, 2016
American Anthropological Association

Friday, November 18, 2016
American Studies Association

Saturday, November 19, 2016
American Anthropological Association

Saturday, November 19, 2016
American Studies Association

Sunday, November 20, 2016
American Studies Association

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.


Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Book Expo America

Thursday, May 12, 2016
Book Expo America

Friday, May 13, 2016
Book Expo America

Thursday, May 26, 2016
International Country Music Conference

Friday, May 27, 2016
International Country Music Conference

Friday, May 27, 2016
North American Society for Sport History

Saturday, May 28, 2016
International Country Music Conference

Saturday, May 28, 2016
North American Society for Sport History

Sunday, May 29, 2016
North American Society for Sport History

Friday, June 10, 2016
Mormon History Association

Saturday, June 11, 2016
Mormon History Association

Saturday, June 11, 2016
Printers Row Lit Fest

Sunday, June 12, 2016
Printers Row Lit Fest

Thursday, June 23, 2016
Association for the Study of Food and Society; Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society; and Canadian Association for Food Studies

Friday, June 24, 2016
Association for the Study of Food and Society; Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society; and Canadian Association for Food Studies

Saturday, June 25, 2016
Association for the Study of Food and Society; Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society; and Canadian Association for Food Studies

Thursday, August 04, 2016
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication

Friday, August 05, 2016
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication

Saturday, August 06, 2016
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
International Bluegrass Music Association--World of Bluegrass

Thursday, September 29, 2016
International Bluegrass Music Association--World of Bluegrass

Thursday, October 06, 2016
Association for the Study of African American Life and History

Thursday, October 06, 2016
Conference on Illinois History

Friday, October 07, 2016
Association for the Study of African American Life and History

Friday, October 07, 2016
Conference on Illinois History

Saturday, October 08, 2016
Association for the Study of African American Life and History

Thursday, October 20, 2016
American Folklore Society

Thursday, October 20, 2016
American Folklore Society

Friday, October 21, 2016
American Folklore Society

Friday, October 21, 2016
American Folklore Society

Saturday, October 22, 2016
American Folklore Society

Thursday, November 03, 2016
Southern Historical Association

Friday, November 04, 2016
Southern Historical Association

Saturday, November 05, 2016
Southern Historical Association

Thursday, November 17, 2016
American Anthropological Association

Thursday, November 17, 2016
American Studies Association

Friday, November 18, 2016
American Anthropological Association

Friday, November 18, 2016
American Studies Association

Saturday, November 19, 2016
American Anthropological Association

Saturday, November 19, 2016
American Studies Association

Sunday, November 20, 2016
American Studies Association