Author Archives: michael

For the month of June 2016, to celebrate new series editor Elora Halim Chowdhury, we have lowered the e-book list price of three titles in the Dissident Feminisms series to $2.99. Muddying the Waters: Coauthoring Feminisms across Scholarship and Activism … Continue reading

For the month of May 2016, in celebration of the International Country Music Conference in Nashville, we are lowering the e-book list price of two titles in the University of Illinois Press catalog to $2.99. Link to the buy options below. Twentieth … Continue reading

For the month of March 2016, to coincide with Women’s History Month, we have lowered the e-book list price of three titles in the University of Illinois Press catalog to $2.99. Daisy Turner’s Kin: An African American Family Saga by … Continue reading

For the month of February 2016, to coincide with Black History Month, we have lowered the e-book list price of three titles in the University of Illinois Press catalog to $2.99. Word Warrior: Richard Durham, Radio, and Freedom by Sonja … Continue reading

For the month of January 2016, to coincide with the American Historical Association annual meeting January 7-10 in Atlanta, we have lowered the e-book list price of three titles in the University of Illinois Press catalog to $2.99. Organized Crime … Continue reading

Every December since 2007 we have posted an annual list of our pop culture favorites. The University of Illinois Press Best of 2015 edition is in alphabetical order by staff member’s last name. ***** Jenn Barbee, Accounts Payable Favorite Book: … Continue reading

For the month of December 2015, to coincide with Frank Sinatra’s 100th birthday, we have lowered the e-book list price of When Frankie Went to Hollywood: Frank Sinatra and American Male Identity to $2.99. When Frankie Went to Hollywood: Frank Sinatra … Continue reading

For the month of December 2015, we have lowered the e-book list price of two ethnomusicology titles in the University of Illinois Press catalog to $2.99. Hawaiian Music in Motion: Mariners, Missionaries, and Minstrels by James Revell Carr Hawaiian Music … Continue reading

For the month of November 2015, to coincide with the National Women’s Studies Association annual meeting November 12-15 in Milwaukee, we have lowered the e-book list price of four titles in the University of Illinois Press catalog to $2.99. Queer … Continue reading

For the month of October 2015, to coincide with the American Studies Association annual meeting October 8-11 in Toronto, we have lowered the e-book list price of four titles in the University of Illinois Press catalog to $2.99. Scripts of … Continue reading