Events Calendar

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

Thu, Mar 23 19:30 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. 

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 09:45 2017
Marian Wilson Kimber at the Society for American Music conference, Montreal, Canada
Event type: Other
Marian Wilson Kimber, author of The Elocutionists: Women, Music, and the Spoken Word, will sign copies of her book at the Society for American Music conference.

Sat, Mar 25 09:45 2017
Nancy Rao at the Society for American Music conference, Montreal, Canada
Event type: Other
Nancy Rao, author of Chinatown Opera Theater in North America, will sign copies of her book at the Society for American Music conference.

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.

Mon, Mar 27 15:00 2017
Yu Hong at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Event type: Lecture
Yu Hong, author of Networking China: The Digital Transformation of the Chinese Economy, will give a book talk as a part of the Research Seminar Series of the Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Sun, Apr 2 14:00 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.

Mon, Apr 3 00:00 2017
Anne M. Heinz and John P. Heinz at Macoupin County Historical Society, Carlinville, IL
Event type: Lecture
Anne M. Heinz and John P. Heinz, authors of Women, Work, and Worship in Lincoln's Country: The Dumville Family Letters, will give a presentation at the Macoupin County Historical Society. 

Tue, Apr 4 15:30 2017
Jean Freedman at Montgomery College, Rockville campus, Rockville, MD
Event type: Lecture
Jean Freedman, author of the biography Peggy Seeger: A Life of Music, Love, and Politics, will do a presentation and book signing at Montgomery College.

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

Mon, Apr 10 12:00 2017
Yu Hong at the Center for the Study of Contemporary China, Philadelphia, PA
Event type: Lecture
Yu Hong, author of Networking China: The Digital Transformation of the Chinese Economy, will speak about her book at the Center for the Study of Contemporary China.

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 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

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

Fri, Jun 2 10:00 2017
Berkshire Conference on the History of Women
Event type: Conference/Workshop

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

Sat, Jun 3 10:00 2017
Berkshire Conference on the History of Women
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sun, Jun 4 09:00 2017
Berkshire Conference on the History of Women
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

Mon, Jun 19 12:00 2017
Norman Bolotin at the University Club, Chicago, IL
Event type: Lecture
Norman Bolotin, co-author of Chicago's Grand Midway: A Walk around the World at the Columbian Exposition, will give a lunchtime presentation and do a book signing at the University Club.

Tue, Jun 20 19:00 2017
Norman Bolotin at The Book Stall, Winnetka, IL
Event type: Lecture
Norman Bolotin will discuss his book Chicago's Grand Midway: A Walk around the World at the Columbian Exposition, with a book signing to follow.

Wed, Jun 21 19:00 2017
Norman Bolotin at Seminary Co-op, Chicago, IL
Event type: Lecture
Norman Bolotin will discuss his book Chicago's Grand Midway: A Walk around the World at the Columbian Exposition, with a book signing to follow.

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.

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

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

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

Sat, Nov 11 09:30 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. 

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

Wed, Nov 29 00:00 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.


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

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

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

Fri, Jun 2 10:00 2017
Berkshire Conference on the History of Women
Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY

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

Sat, Jun 3 10:00 2017
Berkshire Conference on the History of Women
Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY

Sun, Jun 4 09:00 2017
Berkshire Conference on the History of Women
Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY

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

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

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

Wed, Nov 29 00:00 2017
American Anthropological Association
Booths #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