5 Things You Need to Know at #NWSA2017

Headed to NWSA this week? So are we! Here are five things you need know: 

Transformations_flyer-page-001UIP is having a reception to celebrate our new series: Transformations: Womanist, Feminist, and Indigenous Studies edited by AnaLouise Keating.

Join us in the exhibit hall on Friday, November 17 at 3pm.

Becky Thompson, the author of the inaugural book in the series, Teaching with Tenderness: Towards an Embodied Practice, will sign books. We hope to see you there!




NWSA/University of Illinois Press First Book Prize Panel

Nov 17, 2017   4:15 – 5:30 pm Hilton Baltimore, Key Ballroom 3 (LCD)

Learn everything you need to know to submit your book to be considered for the 2018 prize!

UIP Senior Acquisitions Editor Dawn Durante, NWSA Director Allison Kimmich, NWSA/UIP prizewinner Erin Durban Albrecht, and prize winner and former award chair Erica Lorraine Williams will discuss the prize and how to successfully apply. Awardees receive a book contract and a $1000 cash advance. More information about the prize can be found here

Signing_flyer-page-001Book signing with Brittney C. Cooper and Treva B. Lindsey on 11/18 at 2pm at the Illinois Press Booth.

Do you love Beyond Respectability and Colored No More? Come and get your copies signed!







Dissident Friendships and Transnational Feminist Formations Roundtable

ChowdhuryF16_144Elora Halim Chowdhury, editor of the Dissident Feminisms series and coeditor of Dissident Friendships: Feminism, Imperialism, and Transnational Solidarity, will present in the panel Dissident Friendships and Transnational Feminist Transformation at NWSA.








Free issues of Feminist Teacher 

Pick up your free copies of this essential journal of the practices, theories, and scholarship of feminist teaching. 

And last but not least….


Were you wondering where everyone got those cool Feminist badge ribbons from last year? It was at our booth! This year we’ve added Killjoy ribbons as well for all your conference badge swag needs.

Make sure to also check out these new titles:


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Have a great conference!

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