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Mayor Harold Washington

Champion of Race and Reform in Chicago

Roger Biles

Right to the Juke Joint

A Personal History of American Music

Patrick B. Mullen

Black Opera

History, Power, Engagement

Naomi André

Bluegrass Generation

A Memoir

Neil V. Rosenberg

Glory in Their Spirit

How Four Black Women Took On the Army during World War II

Sandra M. Bolzenius

James Baldwin and the 1980s

Witnessing the Reagan Era

Joseph Vogel

Black Public History in Chicago

Civil Rights Activism from World War II into the Cold War

Ian Rocksborough-Smith

Lingua Cosmica

Science Fiction from around the World

Edited by Dale Knickerbocker

Complaint

Grievance among Friends

Avital Ronell

Migrant Marketplaces

Food and Italians in North and South America

Elizabeth Zanoni

The Labor of Care

Filipina Migrants and Transnational Families in the Digital Age

Valerie Francisco-Menchavez

Frontiers of Labor

Comparative Histories of the United States and Australia

Edited by Greg Patmore and Shelton Stromquist

Creating the Big Ten

Courage, Corruption, and Commercialization

Winton U. Solberg

The Mexican Revolution in Chicago

Immigration Politics from the Early Twentieth Century to the Cold War

John H. Flores

Creating the Land of Lincoln

The History and Constitutions of Illinois, 1778-1870

Frank Cicero Jr.

Becoming the Story

War Correspondents since 9/11

Lindsay Palmer

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University of Illinois Press at Book Expo 2018

We’re thrilled to be attending #BookExpo 2018 this year in New York City! Stop by booth #2766 May 31-June 1 and say hello! We’ve got some great new and forthcoming books that we’ll be showcasing, including: Glory in Their Spirit: … Continue reading

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Celebrating 100 Years of Publishing Excellence Reception

Join us for a reception celebrating 100 years of publishing excellence with Illini Union Document Services, and Campus Mail at the Illini Union Art Gallery on Friday June, 1st from 1:30-3:30pm. Established by the the Board of Trustees on June 2, 1918, … Continue reading

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Q&A with Naomi André, author of “Black Opera: History, Power, and Engagement”

Naomi André is an associate professor in the departments of African and Afroamerican Studies and Women’s Studies and the associate director in the Residential College at the University of Michigan. She is the author of Voicing Gender: Castrati, Travesti, and the Second … Continue reading

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Jesse Berrett at Green Apple Books, San Francisco, CA Wed, May 30 6:30 PM 2018 — Lecture
Book Expo America Thu, May 31 9:00 AM 2018 — Exhibition
International Country Music Conference Thu, May 31 11:00 AM 2018 — Conference/Workshop
International Country Music Conference Fri, Jun 1 8:00 AM 2018 — Conference/Workshop
Book Expo America Fri, Jun 1 9:00 AM 2018 — Exhibition
A Centennial Celebration Fri, Jun 1 1:30 PM 2018 — Reception/Open House
International Country Music Conference Sat, Jun 2 8:00 AM 2018 — Conference/Workshop
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