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Lincoln's Confidant

The Life of Noah Brooks

Wayne C. Temple Edited by Douglas L. Wilson and Rodney O. Davis

Transforming Women’s Education

Liberal Arts and Music in Female Seminaries

Jewel A. Smith

All Our Trials

Prisons, Policing, and the Feminist Fight to End Violence

Emily L. Thuma

To Live Here, You Have to Fight

How Women Led Appalachian Movements for Social Justice

Jessica Wilkerson

Labor’s Mind

A History of Working-Class Intellectual Life

Tobias Higbie

Scandinavians in Chicago

The Origins of White Privilege in Modern America

Erika K. Jackson

Dockworker Power

Race and Activism in Durban and the San Francisco Bay Area

Peter Cole

Hockey

A Global History

Stephen Hardy and Andrew C. Holman

Teaching with Digital Humanities

Tools and Methods for Nineteenth-Century American Literature

Edited by Jennifer Travis and Jessica DeSpain

Cinematic Encounters

Interviews and Dialogues

Jonathan Rosenbaum

The Second Generation of African American Pioneers in Anthropology

Edited by Ira E. Harrison, Deborah Johnson-Simon, and Erica Lorraine Williams

Return to the City of Joseph

Modern Mormonism's Contest for the Soul of Nauvoo

Scott C. Esplin

Reformation of the Senses

The Paradox of Religious Belief and Practice in Germany

Jacob M. Baum

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Celebrating Black History Month

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New Editor Appointed for the Journal of the Abraham Lincoln Association

The University of Illinois Press is pleased to announce that James Cornelius has been selected by the Abraham Lincoln Association as editor of the Journal of the Abraham Lincoln Association beginning January 2019. About the Journal of the Abraham Lincoln … Continue reading

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