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Unruly Cinema

History, Politics, and Bollywood

Rini Bhattacharya Mehta

Disability Rights and Religious Liberty in Education

The Story behind Zobrest v. Catalina Foothills School District

Bruce J. Dierenfield and David A. Gerber

Artful Noise

Percussion Literature in the Twentieth Century

Thomas Siwe

Werner Herzog

Joshua Lund

African Art Reframed

Reflections and Dialogues on Museum Culture

Bennetta Jules-Rosette and J.R. Osborn

Money, Marriage, and Madness

The Life of Anna Ott

Kim E. Nielsen

The Heart of a Woman

The Life and Music of Florence B. Price

Rae Linda Brown Edited and with a Foreword by Guthrie P. Ramsey Jr.

Fashioning Postfeminism

Spectacular Femininity and Transnational Culture

Simidele Dosekun

American Unemployment

Past, Present, and Future

Frank Stricker

Always the Queen

The Denise LaSalle Story

Denise LaSalle, with David Whiteis

Fighting Fascist Spain

Worker Protest from the Printing Press

Montse Feu

Signs of the Spirit

Music and the Experience of Meaning in Ndau Ceremonial Life

Tony Perman

Pleasure in the News

African American Readership and Sexuality in the Black Press

Kim Gallon

Degrees of Difference

Reflections of Women of Color on Graduate School

Edited by Kimberly D. McKee and Denise A. Delgado

Roots of the Black Chicago Renaissance

New Negro Writers, Artists, and Intellectuals, 1893-1930

Edited by Richard A. Courage and Christopher Robert Reed

Ending Gender-Based Violence

Justice and Community in South Africa

Hannah E. Britton

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Through their unique and often challenging life experiences, the women showcased in this roundup have shaped various musical genres during their time and generations to come. From performance, to music education and beyond, these women’s works present philosophy and calls … Continue reading

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Get a Free E-Book of 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage

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Daniel Nasset New Editor-in-Chief at UI Press

We are delighted to announce that Daniel Nasset is the new editor-in-chief at the University of Illinois Press. Danny came to Illinois as an assistant acquisitions editor in 2009, becoming an acquisitions editor in 2011 and a senior acquisitions editor … Continue reading

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