Events Calendar

Thu, Jun 21 8:30 AM 2018
International Association of Media and Communication Research (IAMCR)
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Thu, Jun 21 12:00 AM 2018
Barbara Martin Stephens at the Jenny Brook Bluegrass Festival, Turnbridge, Vermont
Event type: Reception/Open House
Barbara Martin Stephens, author of Don't Give Your Heart to a Rambler, will be at the Jimmy Martin Tribute Show at the Jenny Brook Bluegrass Festival in Turnbridge, Vermont.

Fri, Jun 22 8:30 AM 2018
International Association of Media and Communication Research (IAMCR)
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Jun 23 8:30 AM 2018
International Association of Media and Communication Research (IAMCR)
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Jun 23 12:00 AM 2018
Barbara Martin Stephens at Jenny Brook Bluegrass, Turnbridge, Vermont
Event type: Other
Barbara Martin Stephens, the author of Don't Give Your Heart to a Rambler: My Life with Jimmy Martin, The King of Bluegrass, will sign books at Jenny Brook Bluegrass.

Thu, Jun 28 7:00 PM 2018
John Flores at the Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Chicago, IL
Event type: Lecture
John Flores, the author of The Mexican Revolution in Chicago: Immigration Politics from the Early Twentieth Century to the Cold War will give a presentation and sign books at the Seminary Co-op bookstore.

Sat, Jun 30 10:00 AM 2018
Brooks Blevins at Boone County Library, Harrison, AR
Event type: Lecture
Brooks Blevins, the author of History of the Ozarks, Volume 1: The Old Ozarks, will give a presentation and sign books at the Boone County Library.

Sat, Jun 30 2:00 PM 2018
Brooks Blevins at Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, Springdale, AR
Event type: Lecture
Brooks Blevins, the author of History of the Ozarks, Volume 1: The Old Ozarks, will give a presentation and sign books at the Shiloh Museum of Ozark History.

Sat, Jun 30 6:30 PM 2018
Brooks Blevins at Nightbird Books, Fayetteville, AR
Event type: Lecture
Brooks Blevins, the author of History of the Ozarks, Volume 1: The Old Ozarks, will give a presentation and sign books at the Nightbird Books.

Sun, Jul 1 2:00 PM 2018
Brooks Blevins at Hobbs State Park, Rogers, AR
Event type: Lecture
Brooks Blevins, the author of History of the Ozarks, Volume 1: The Old Ozarks, will give a presentation and sign books at Hobbs State Park.

Sat, Jul 7 12:00 AM 2018
UIP at the Market at the Square
Event type: Social/Informal Event
Press representatives will staff a booth at the Urbana Market at the Square every Saturday in July 2018. The Market brings together community members from Urbana-Champaign and surrounding communities for access to local foods and artisans. It also provides a unique community gathering place for community education and outreach. Our staff will interact with Market-goers through book giveaways and distribution of our centennial calendar as well as coloring pages from Orange, Blue, and U for kids and students.
#UIP100

Sat, Jul 14 12:00 AM 2018
UIP at the Market at the Square
Event type: Social/Informal Event
Press representatives will staff a booth at the Urbana Market at the Square every Saturday in July 2018. The Market brings together community members from Urbana-Champaign and surrounding communities for access to local foods and artisans. It also provides a unique community gathering place for community education and outreach. Our staff will interact with Market-goers through book giveaways and distribution of our centennial calendar as well as coloring pages from Orange, Blue, and U for kids and students.
#UIP100

Sat, Jul 21 12:00 AM 2018
UIP at the Market at the Square
Event type: Social/Informal Event
Press representatives will staff a booth at the Urbana Market at the Square every Saturday in July 2018. The Market brings together community members from Urbana-Champaign and surrounding communities for access to local foods and artisans. It also provides a unique community gathering place for community education and outreach. Our staff will interact with Market-goers through book giveaways and distribution of our centennial calendar as well as coloring pages from Orange, Blue, and U for kids and students.
#UIP100

Sat, Jul 28 12:00 AM 2018
UIP at the Market at the Square
Event type: Social/Informal Event
Press representatives will staff a booth at the Urbana Market at the Square every Saturday in July 2018. The Market brings together community members from Urbana-Champaign and surrounding communities for access to local foods and artisans. It also provides a unique community gathering place for community education and outreach. Our staff will interact with Market-goers through book giveaways and distribution of our centennial calendar as well as coloring pages from Orange, Blue, and U for kids and students.
#UIP100

Tue, Jul 31 10:00 AM 2018
Cynthia Clampitt at the Weitendorf Ag Education Center, Joliet, IL
Event type: Lecture
Cynthia Clampitt, author of Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartlandwill give a presentation during the "Flavor of Ag" conference at the Weitendorf Ag Education Center.

Fri, Aug 31 12:00 AM 2018
Stephen Wade at the American Roots Music Program, Estes, CO
Event type: Other
Stephen Wade, author of The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience, will perform and lead multiple events at the American Roots Music Program.

Mon, Sep 17 6:30 PM 2018
Brooks Blevins at Marion County Library, Yellville, AR
Event type: Lecture
Brooks Blevins, the author of History of the Ozarks, Volume 1: The Old Ozarks, will give a presentation and sign books at the Marion County Library.

Tue, Sep 18 6:30 PM 2018
Jesse Berrett at Book Passage, San Francisco, CA
Event type: Lecture
Jesse Berrett, the author of Pigskin Nation: How the NFL Remade American Politics will give a talk and sign books at Book Passage.

Tue, Sep 18 7:00 PM 2018
Brooks Blevins at Springfield/Greene County Library Center, Springfield, MO
Event type: Lecture
Brooks Blevins, the author of History of the Ozarks, Volume 1: The Old Ozarks, will give a presentation and sign books at the Springfield/Greene County Library Center.

Mon, Oct 1 12:00 AM 2018
University of Illinois Press Public History Exhibit
Event type: Exhibition
The University of Illinois Press public history exhibit will move to the Circle Reading Room at the Daley Library in October 2018. This quiet study space welcomes UIC students throughout the year and contains a wall of glass cases that will feature our exhibit beautifully throughout October and November.
#UIP100

Thu, Oct 11 6:30 PM 2018
Cynthia Clampitt at the Orange City Public Library, Orange City, IA
Event type: Lecture
Cynthia Clampitt, author of Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartlandwill give a presentation at the Orange City Public Library.

Tue, Oct 16 10:00 AM 2018
Cynthia Clampitt at the Ottumwa Public Library, Ottumwa, IA
Event type: Lecture
Cynthia Clampitt, author of Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartlandwill give a presentation at the Ottumwa Public Library.

Wed, Oct 17 7:00 PM 2018
Cynthia Clampitt at the Marion Public Library, Marion, IA
Event type: Lecture
Cynthia Clampitt, author of Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartlandwill give a presentation at the Marion Public Library.

Thu, Oct 18 6:30 PM 2018
Cynthia Clampitt at the Le Claire Public Library, Le Claire, IA
Event type: Lecture
Cynthia Clampitt, author of Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartlandwill give a presentation at the Le Claire Public Library. 

Sat, Nov 3 9:30 AM 2018
Marcia Hansen Kraus at the Buckeye Book Fair, Wooster, OH
Event type: Reception/Open House
Marcia Hansen Kraus, the author of George Szell's Reign: Behind the Scenes with the Cleveland Orchestra will be a featured author at the Buckeye Book Fair. 

Sun, Dec 9 3:00 PM 2018
Naomi Andre at the Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History, Atlanta, GA
Event type: Lecture
Naomi Andre, author of Black Opera: History, Power, Engagement, will be giving a presentation and sign books at the Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History.

Sat, Dec 22 12:00 AM 2018
Cynthia Clampitt at the US Army Corp of Engineers Visitors Center, Shelbyville, IL
Event type: Lecture
Cynthia Clampitt, author of Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartlandwill give a presentation at the US Army Corp of Engineers Visitors Center, as a part of the Museum on Main Street project.

Exhibits

The University of Illinois Press attends scholarly conferences and trade book shows throughout North America each year. A list of our meetings follows. Stop by our booth to browse, to buy, or to speak to one of our acquisition editors or staff. For further information, contact Exhibits Manager Margo Chaney.


Thu, Jun 21 8:30 AM 2018
International Association of Media and Communication Research (IAMCR)
Erb Memorial Union, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR

Fri, Jun 22 8:30 AM 2018
International Association of Media and Communication Research (IAMCR)
Erb Memorial Union, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR

Sat, Jun 23 8:30 AM 2018
International Association of Media and Communication Research (IAMCR)
Erb Memorial Union, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR