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When the Light Is Fire

Maasai Schoolgirls in Contemporary Kenya

Heather D. Switzer

Remembering Lattimer

Labor, Migration, and Race in Pennsylvania Anthracite Country

Paul A. Shackel

Disruption in Detroit

Autoworkers and the Elusive Postwar Boom

Daniel J. Clark

Women's Political Activism in Palestine

Peacebuilding, Resistance, and Survival

Sophie Richter-Devroe

Dixie Dewdrop

The Uncle Dave Macon Story

Michael D. Doubler

Assassins against the Old Order

Italian Anarchist Violence in Fin de Siècle Europe

Nunzio Pernicone and Fraser M. Ottanelli

Syrian and Lebanese Patrícios in São Paulo

From the Levant to Brazil

Oswaldo Truzzi

Banjo Roots and Branches

Edited by Robert B. Winans

Women and Ideas in Engineering

Twelve Stories from Illinois

Laura D. Hahn and Angela S. Wolters

New Media Futures

The Rise of Women in the Digital Arts

Edited by Donna J. Cox, Ellen Sandor, and Janine Fron

Aesthetics and Technology in Building

The Twenty-First-Century Edition

Pier Luigi Nervi

A History of the Ozarks, Volume 1

The Old Ozarks

Brooks Blevins

Ugly Differences

Queer Female Sexuality in the Underground

Yetta Howard

In a Classroom of Their Own

The Intersection of Race and Feminist Politics in All-Black Male Schools

Keisha Lindsay

Los Romeros

Royal Family of the Spanish Guitar

Walter Aaron Clark

Latest Blog Post

Remembering the 1968 Olympic Protest

During the 1968 Olympics at Mexico City, two American 200-meter sprinters, Tommie Smith and John Carlos performed arguably the most overtly political statement in the history of the Modern Olympic Games. After Smith and Carlos received their Gold and Bronze … Continue reading

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The University of Illinois Press Achieves Gold-Level Standards in the Certified Green Office Program!

This summer the newly created University of Illinois Press Green Team – made up of staff members Jennifer Barbee, Jennifer Comeau, James Engelhardt, and Julie Laut – worked with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Certified Green Office Program to … Continue reading

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“Fake News” from the Journal of American Folklore, Part 3

This is the third installment of our blog series exploring the articles in the special issue on “Fake News” from the Journal of American Folklore(vol. 131, no. 522). The issue will be available on JSTOR and in print in mid-October. Check … Continue reading

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Cynthia Clampitt at the Marion Public Library, Marion, IA Wed, Oct 17 7:00 PM 2018 — Lecture
American Folklore Society (AFS) Thu, Oct 18 9:00 AM 2018 — Conference/Workshop
American Folklore Society (AFS) Thu, Oct 18 1:30 PM 2018 — Conference/Workshop
Working Class in American History Series Reception at NALHC Thu, Oct 18 5:30 PM 2018 — Reception/Open House
Stephen Wade banjo workshop at the CU Folk and Roots Festival, Urbana, IL Thu, Oct 18 8:00 PM 2018 — Conference/Workshop
Laura E. Ruberto and Joseph Sciorra at the IASA Conference, Chicago, IL Fri, Oct 19 12:00 AM 2018 — Conference/Workshop
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