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Mascot Nation

The Controversy over Native American Representations in Sports

Andrew C. Billings and Jason Edward Black

Voices of Drought

The Politics of Music and Environment in Northeastern Brazil

Michael B. Silvers

Women Have Always Worked

A Concise History

Alice Kessler-Harris

Big Sister

Feminism, Conservatism, and Conspiracy in the Heartland

Erin M. Kempker

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

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“Fake News” from the Journal of American Folklore, Part 4

This is the fourth 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 special issue on “Fake News” from the Journal of American Folklore … Continue reading

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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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Laura E. Ruberto and Joseph Sciorra at the IASA Conference, Chicago, IL Fri, Oct 19 12:00 AM 2018 — Conference/Workshop
American Folklore Society (AFS) Fri, Oct 19 9:00 AM 2018 — Conference/Workshop
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Stephen Wade at the CU Folk and Roots Festival, Urbana, IL Fri, Oct 19 9:15 PM 2018 — Performance
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