Events Calendar

Sun, Jul 31 14:00 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. The program will also include live music from Four County Grass.


Thu, Aug 4 12:00 2016
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication

Fri, Aug 5 09:00 2016
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication

Sat, Aug 6 09:00 2016
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication

Sat, Aug 6 00:00 2016
Penny Parsons at Virginia Sweetwater Distillery, Marion, VA
Event type: Book Signing
Penny Parsons, author of Foggy Mountain Troubadour: The Life and Music of Curly Seckler, will sign books Virginia Sweetwater Distillery.


Sat, Aug 6 14:00 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.


Sat, Aug 20 11:00 2016
John Boje and Graham Dominy at Protea Book House, Pretoria, South Africa
Event type: Book Signing
John Boje, author of An Imperfect Occupation, and Graham Dominy, author of Last Outpost on the Zulu Frontiers, will sign copies of their books at Pretoria Book House.


Fri, Sep 2 00:00 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.


Sat, Sep 3 00:00 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.


Sun, Sep 4 00:00 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.


Mon, Sep 5 00:00 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.


Sat, Sep 10 19:00 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. The program will include live music from Southern Magnolia.


Sun, Sep 11 00:00 2016
Penny Parsons at Mt. Airy Museum of Regional History, Mt. Airy, NC
Event type: Book Signing
Penny Parsons, author of Foggy Mountain Troubadour: The Life and Music of Curly Seckler, will sign books at the Mt. Airy Museum of Regional History. There will also be live music at this event by the South Carolina Broadcasters. 


Wed, Sep 21 19:00 2016
Holly Welker at The King's English Bookshop, Salt Lake City, Utah,
Event type: Book Signing
Holly Welker, editor of Baring Witness: 36 Mormon Women Talk Candidly about Love, Sex, and Marriage, will participate in a discussion and book signing at The King's English Bookshop.


Wed, Sep 28 13:00 2016
International Bluegrass Music Association--World of Bluegrass

Thu, Sep 29 13:00 2016
International Bluegrass Music Association--World of Bluegrass

Sun, Oct 2 16:00 2016
Karma Chavez at After Marriage conference, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, NY
Event type: Lecture
Karma Chavez, author of Queer Migration Politics, will speak at a plenary session of the After Marriage: The Future of LGBTQ Politics and Scholarship Conference.


Thu, Oct 6 12:00 2016
Association for the Study of African American Life and History

Thu, Oct 6 00:00 2016
Conference on Illinois History

Fri, Oct 7 08:00 2016
Association for the Study of African American Life and History

Fri, Oct 7 00:00 2016
Conference on Illinois History

Sat, Oct 8 08:00 2016
Association for the Study of African American Life and History

Mon, Oct 17 19:00 2016
Tula Connell at Boswell Book Company, Milwaukee, WI
Event type: Lecture/Signing
Tula Connell, author of Conservative Counterrevolution: Challenging Liberalism in 1950s Milwaukee, will speak and sign copies of her book at Boswell Book Company. 


Thu, Oct 20 09:00 2016
American Folklore Society

Thu, Oct 20 00:00 2016
Stephen Meyer at North American Labor History Conference, Detroit, MI
Event type: Panel
Stephen Meyer and others will participate in a panel for the book Manhood on the Line: Working-Class Masculinities in the American Heartland at the North American Labor History Conference.


Thu, Oct 20 13:30 2016
American Folklore Society

Fri, Oct 21 09:00 2016
American Folklore Society

Fri, Oct 21 13:30 2016
American Folklore Society

Sat, Oct 22 09:00 2016
American Folklore Society

Thu, Nov 3 13:00 2016
American Musicological Society & Society for Music Theory

Fri, Nov 4 08:30 2016
American Musicological Society & Society for Music Theory

Sat, Nov 5 08:30 2016
American Musicological Society & Society for Music Theory

Sun, Nov 6 08:30 2016
American Musicological Society & Society for Music Theory

Thu, Nov 10 11:00 2016
Society for Ethnomusicology

Fri, Nov 11 08:00 2016
Society for Ethnomusicology

Sat, Nov 12 08:00 2016
Society for Ethnomusicology

Thu, Nov 17 19:00 2016
American Studies Association

Fri, Nov 18 09:30 2016
American Studies Association

Sat, Nov 19 09:30 2016
American Studies Association

Sun, Nov 20 08:30 2016
American Studies Association

Thu, Mar 16 00:00 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. 


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, Aug 4 12:00 2016
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
Hilton Minneapolis, 1001 Marquette Avenue, Minneapolis, MN

Fri, Aug 5 09:00 2016
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
Hilton Minneapolis, 1001 Marquette Avenue, Minneapolis, MN

Sat, Aug 6 09:00 2016
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
Hilton Minneapolis, 1001 Marquette Avenue, Minneapolis, MN

Wed, Sep 28 13:00 2016
International Bluegrass Music Association--World of Bluegrass
Raleigh Convention Center, Raleigh, NC

Thu, Sep 29 13:00 2016
International Bluegrass Music Association--World of Bluegrass
Raleigh Convention Center, Raleigh, NC

Thu, Oct 6 12:00 2016
Association for the Study of African American Life and History
Richmond Marriott, Richmond, VA

Thu, Oct 6 00:00 2016
Conference on Illinois History
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, Springfield, IL

Fri, Oct 7 08:00 2016
Association for the Study of African American Life and History
Richmond Marriott, Richmond, VA

Fri, Oct 7 00:00 2016
Conference on Illinois History
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, Springfield, IL

Sat, Oct 8 08:00 2016
Association for the Study of African American Life and History
Richmond Marriott, Richmond, VA

Thu, Oct 20 09:00 2016
American Folklore Society
Hyatt Regency Miami, FL

Thu, Oct 20 13:30 2016
American Folklore Society
Hyatt Regency Miami, FL

Fri, Oct 21 09:00 2016
American Folklore Society
Hyatt Regency Miami, FL

Fri, Oct 21 13:30 2016
American Folklore Society
Hyatt Regency Miami, FL

Sat, Oct 22 09:00 2016
American Folklore Society
Hyatt Regency Miami, FL

Thu, Nov 3 13:00 2016
American Musicological Society & Society for Music Theory
Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre

Fri, Nov 4 08:30 2016
American Musicological Society & Society for Music Theory
Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre

Sat, Nov 5 08:30 2016
American Musicological Society & Society for Music Theory
Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre

Sun, Nov 6 08:30 2016
American Musicological Society & Society for Music Theory
Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre

Thu, Nov 10 11:00 2016
Society for Ethnomusicology
Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, DC

Fri, Nov 11 08:00 2016
Society for Ethnomusicology
Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, DC

Sat, Nov 12 08:00 2016
Society for Ethnomusicology
Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, DC

Thu, Nov 17 19:00 2016
American Studies Association
Colorado Convention Center, Denver, CO--Booth #310

Fri, Nov 18 09:30 2016
American Studies Association
Colorado Convention Center, Denver, CO--Booth #310

Sat, Nov 19 09:30 2016
American Studies Association
Colorado Convention Center, Denver, CO--Booth #310

Sun, Nov 20 08:30 2016
American Studies Association
Colorado Convention Center, Denver, CO--Booth #310