Welcome to the University of Illinois Press’s virtual exhibit for the 2021 Organization of American Historians! We hope you’ll step inside our virtual booth and browse new books, journal articles, author interviews, and more. When you buy 3 books you can obtain a free copy of the Journal of American Ethic History (Summer 2021 issue). Be sure to use promo code OAH21 on our website for 50% off all of our American History books April 15-18, 2021!

Featured Book Titles

New Books in Disability History

New Books in Black History

Featured Journals

Our journals accept submissions on an ongoing basis. Visit the home page of the University of Illinois Press website to navigate to each journal title for submission guidelines:  

https://www.press.uillinois.edu/journals.php

New Books in Sports History

New Books in Labor History

New Books in Media History

Let’s Talk

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 in 2016. Danny has distinguished himself with his acquisitions in history, sports, American studies, communication and media studies!

Click here to read an interview with him.

Dominique Moore has joined the University of Illinois Press as an acquisitions editor!

Her academic background includes a BA in English with a minor in gender and women’s studies at UIUC and a MA in African American studies from UCLA. An Illinois native, she is returning to the Land of Lincoln and brings experience, knowledge, and passion to her acquisitions in Black studies, women’s, gender, and sexuality studies, and American ethnic studies.

Alison Syring is the new acquisitions editor at the University of Illinois Press. She was the Press’s first “Round the Press” intern and was hired as an assistant acquisitions editor in 2017. She handles a variety of fields including radical studies, labor studies, Midwestern history, Appalachian studies, religion, and Mormon studies!

Click here to read an interview with her on the blog.

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