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The Enforcers

How Little-Known Trade Reporters Exposed the Keating Five and Advanced Business Journalism

Rob Wells

Writing Revolution

Hispanic Anarchism in the United States

Edited by Christopher J. Castañeda and Montse Feu

Island Gospel

Pentecostal Music and Identity in Jamaica and the United States

Melvin L. Butler

Lucrecia Martel

Gerd Gemünden

Palestine on the Air

Karma R. Chavez

Defining Girlhood in India

A Transnational History of Sexual Maturity Laws

Ashwini Tambe

Gamelan Girls

Gender, Childhood, and Politics in Balinese Music Ensembles

Sonja Lynn Downing

Kim Stanley Robinson

Robert Markley

Hierarchies of Care

Girls, Motherhood, and Inequality in Peru

Krista E. Van Vleet

On Trend

The Business of Forecasting the Future

Devon Powers

Blues Legacy

Tradition and Innovation in Chicago

David Whiteis

A History of the Ozarks, Volume 2

The Conflicted Ozarks

Brooks Blevins

Dirty Jokes and Bawdy Songs

The Uncensored Life of Gershon Legman

Susan G. Davis

Shared Selves

Latinx Memoir and Ethical Alternatives to Humanism

Suzanne Bost

Traveling with Service Animals

By Air, Road, Rail, and Ship across North America

Henry Kisor and Christine Goodier

The Arithmetic of Listening

Tuning Theory and History for the Impractical Musician

Kyle Gann

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NWSA/ University of Illinois Press 2019 First Book Prize Winner

NWSA and the University of Illinois Press are pleased to announce the winner of the 2019 First Book Prize!  Shamara Wyllie Alhassan, Brown University Re-Membering the Maternal Goddess: Rastafari Women’s Intellectual History and Activism in the Pan-African World NWSA will … Continue reading

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Top Five Tips For Traveling With Service Animals

Henry Kisor and Christine Goodier, authors of Traveling with Service Animals: By Air, Road, Rail, and Ship Across North America, share their top tips for traveling with service animals just in time for the busy holiday season! 1 ) Train your partner … Continue reading

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Island Gospel First Recipient of a Grant from the Bruno Nettl Endowment for Ethnomusicology

                     The University of Illinois is pleased to announce that Island Gospel: Pentecostal Music and Identity in Jamaica and the United States by Melvin L. Butler has been selected as one … Continue reading

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