Events Calendar

Tue, May 2 18:00 2017
Karissa Haugeberg at Octavia Books, New Orleans, LA
Event type: Lecture
Karissa Haugeberg, author of Women against Abortion: Inside the Largest Moral Reform Movement of the Twentieth Century, will do a reading and book signing at Octavia Books.

Sat, May 6 10:30 2017
Holly Welker at Mesa Public Library: Red Mountain Branch, Mesa, AZ
Event type: Lecture
Holly Welker, author of Baring Witness: 36 Mormon Women Talk Candidly about Love, Sex, and Marriage  will give a presentation and book signing at the Mesa Public Library: Red Mountain Branch. 

Mon, May 15 19:00 2017
Christopher Densmore, Carol Faulkner, Nancy Hewitt, and Beverly Wilson Palmer at Fair Hill Burial Ground Philadelphia, PA
Event type: Lecture
Christopher Densmore, Carol Faulkner, Nancy Hewitt and Beverly Wilson Palmer, editors of Lucretia Mott Speaks: The Essential Speeches and Sermons, will give a presentation at Fair Hill Burial Ground. 

Sat, May 20 13:30 2017
Holly Welker at Mesa Public Library: Dobson Ranch Branch, Mesa, AZ
Event type: Lecture
Holly Welker, author of Baring Witness: 36 Mormon Women Talk Candidly about Love, Sex, and Marriage  will give a presentation and book signing at the Mesa Public Library: Dobson Ranch Branch. 

Mon, May 22 18:30 2017
Jean Freedman at Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe, Washington D.C.
Event type: Lecture
Jean R. Freedman, author of Peggy Seeger: A Life of Music, Love and Politics, will participate in a book signing at Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe. 

Tue, May 23 00:00 2017
Sonja D. Williams at Mitchell Center for African American Heritage, Wilmington, DE
Event type: Lecture
Sonja D. Williams, author of Word Warrior: Richard Durham, Radio, and Freedomwill participate in a presentation and book signing at the Mitchell Center for African American Heritage as part of their New Directions in African American History Speaker Series.

Tue, May 23 19:00 2017
Cynthia Clampitt at Orland Park Public Library, Orland Park, IL
Event type: Lecture
Cynthia Clampitt, author of Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartlandwill give a presentation at Orland Park Public Library. 

Thu, May 25 00:00 2017
International Country Music Conference
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, May 26 00:00 2017
North American Society for Sport History
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, May 26 09:00 2017
International Communication Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, May 27 09:00 2017
International Communication Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sun, May 28 09:00 2017
International Communication Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Thu, Jun 1 09:00 2017
Book Expo America
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Jun 2 08:00 2017
Mormon History Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Jun 2 09:00 2017
Book Expo America
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Jun 2 10:00 2017
Berkshire Conference on the History of Women
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Jun 3 08:00 2017
Mormon History Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Jun 3 10:00 2017
Berkshire Conference on the History of Women
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sun, Jun 4 09:00 2017
Berkshire Conference on the History of Women
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Jun 10 00:00 2017
Robert Owen Carr and Dirk Johnson at Printer's Row Lit Fest, Chicago, IL
Event type: Lecture
Robert Owen Carr and Dirk Johnson, authors of Working Class to College: The Promise and Peril Facing Blue-Collar America will do a reading and book signing at Printer's Row Lit Fest. 

Sat, Jun 10 10:00 2017
Printers Row Lit Fest
Event type: Festival/Celebration

Sun, Jun 11 10:00 2017
Printers Row Lit Fest
Event type: Festival/Celebration

Thu, Jun 15 09:30 2017
Association for the Study of Food & Society / Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Jun 16 09:30 2017
Association for the Study of Food & Society / Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Jun 17 09:30 2017
Association for the Study of Food & Society / Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Mon, Jun 19 12:00 2017
Norman Bolotin at the University Club, Chicago, IL
Event type: Lecture
Norman Bolotin, co-author of Chicago's Grand Midway: A Walk around the World at the Columbian Exposition, will give a lunchtime presentation and do a book signing at the University Club.

Tue, Jun 20 19:00 2017
Norman Bolotin at The Book Stall, Winnetka, IL
Event type: Lecture
Norman Bolotin will discuss his book Chicago's Grand Midway: A Walk around the World at the Columbian Exposition, with a book signing to follow.

Wed, Jun 21 19:00 2017
Norman Bolotin at Seminary Co-op, Chicago, IL
Event type: Lecture
Norman Bolotin will discuss his book Chicago's Grand Midway: A Walk around the World at the Columbian Exposition, with a book signing to follow.

Fri, Jul 7 19:00 2017
Cynthia Clampitt at Parmesans Station, Tinley Park, IL
Event type: Lecture
Cynthia Clampitt, author of Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartlandwill give a presentation at Parmesans Station. 

Tue, Jul 11 19:00 2017
Robert W. Cherny at San Francisco Museum and Historical Society, San Francisco, CA
Event type: Lecture
Robert W. Cherny, author of Victor Arnautoff and the Politics of Art will give a presentation at the San Francisco Museum and Historical Society.

Wed, Jul 12 12:00 2017
Sharon Ammen at Thousand Islands Museum, Clayton NY
Event type: Lecture
Sharon Ammen, author of May Irwin: Singing, Shouting, and the Shadow of Minstrelsy, will give a presentation and book signing at the Thousand Islands Museum. 

 

 

 

Mon, Jul 17 00:00 2017
Carol Faulkner at Vote Tilla
Event type: Lecture
 Carol Faulkner one of the editors of Lucretia Mott Speaks: The Essential Speeches and Sermons, will give a presentation at Vote Tilla. 

Wed, Aug 9 00:00 2017
Nancy Rao at the Library of Congress American Folklife Center, Washington D.C.
Event type: Lecture
Nancy Rao, author of Chinatown Opera Theater in North America will give a lecture as part of the Botkin Lecture series at the Library of Congress American Folklife Center. 

Wed, Aug 9 19:00 2017
Hal Hassen and Dawn Cobb at Illinois State Museum, Springfield, IL
Event type: Lecture
Hal Hassen and Dawn Cobb, authors of Cemeteries of Illinois: A Field Guide to Markers, Monuments, and Motifswill give a presentation at the Illinois State Museum. 

 

Fri, Sep 1 00:00 2017
Stephen Wade at the American Roots Music Program, Estes Park, 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.

Sat, Sep 2 00:00 2017
Stephen Wade at the American Roots Music Program, Estes Park, 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.

Sun, Sep 3 00:00 2017
Stephen Wade at the American Roots Music Program, Estes Park, 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 4 00:00 2017
Stephen Wade at the American Roots Music Program, Estes Park, 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.

Tue, Sep 12 19:00 2017
Jose Angel N. at Champaign Public Library, Champaign, IL
Event type: Lecture
José Ángel N., author of Illegal: Reflections of an Undocumented Immigrant, will give a presentation at Champaign Public Library. 

Sat, Sep 23 10:30 2017
Hal Hassen and Dawn Cobb at Danville Public Library, Danville, IL
Event type: Lecture
Hal Hassen and Dawn Cobb, authors of Cemeteries of Illinois: A Field Guide to Markers, Monuments, and Motifswill give a presentation at the Danville Public Library. 

 

Fri, Oct 6 11:00 2017
Robert W. Cherny at Ross Historical Society, San Francisco, CA
Event type: Lecture
Robert W. Cherny, author of Victor Arnautoff and the Politics of Art will give a presentation at the Ross Historical Society. 

Thu, Oct 19 09:00 2017
American Folklore Society
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Oct 20 09:00 2017
American Folklore Society
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Oct 21 09:00 2017
American Folklore Society
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Thu, Nov 9 19:00 2017
American Studies Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Nov 10 09:00 2017
Southern Historical Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Nov 10 09:30 2017
American Studies Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Nov 11 09:00 2017
Southern Historical Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Nov 11 09:30 2017
American Studies Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Nov 11 19:00 2017
Cynthia Clampitt at Tinley Park Library, Tinley Park, IL
Event type: Lecture
Cynthia Clampitt, author of Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the U.S. Heartlandwill give a presentation at Tinley Park Library. 

Sun, Nov 12 08:30 2017
American Studies Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sun, Nov 12 08:30 2017
Southern Historical Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Wed, Nov 29 00:00 2017
American Anthropological Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Fri, Jan 5 09:00 2018
American Historical Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sat, Jan 6 09:00 2018
American Historical Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

Sun, Jan 7 09:00 2018
American Historical Association
Event type: Conference/Workshop

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, May 25 00:00 2017
International Country Music Conference
Belmont University, Nashville, TN

Fri, May 26 00:00 2017
North American Society for Sport History
California State University-Fullerton, Fullerton, CA

Fri, May 26 09:00 2017
International Communication Association
Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel, San Diego, CA

Sat, May 27 09:00 2017
International Communication Association
Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel, San Diego, CA

Sun, May 28 09:00 2017
International Communication Association
Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel, San Diego, CA

Thu, Jun 1 09:00 2017
Book Expo America
Javits Center, New York, NY

Fri, Jun 2 08:00 2017
Mormon History Association
St. Charles Convention Center, St. Charles, MO

Fri, Jun 2 09:00 2017
Book Expo America
Javits Center, New York, NY

Fri, Jun 2 10:00 2017
Berkshire Conference on the History of Women
Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY

Sat, Jun 3 08:00 2017
Mormon History Association
St. Charles Convention Center, St. Charles, MO

Sat, Jun 3 10:00 2017
Berkshire Conference on the History of Women
Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY

Sun, Jun 4 09:00 2017
Berkshire Conference on the History of Women
Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY

Sat, Jun 10 10:00 2017
Printers Row Lit Fest
Chicago, IL

Sun, Jun 11 10:00 2017
Printers Row Lit Fest
Chicago, IL

Thu, Jun 15 09:30 2017
Association for the Study of Food & Society / Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society
Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA

Fri, Jun 16 09:30 2017
Association for the Study of Food & Society / Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society
Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA

Sat, Jun 17 09:30 2017
Association for the Study of Food & Society / Agriculture, Food, and Human Values Society
Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA

Thu, Oct 19 09:00 2017
American Folklore Society
Marriott City Center, Minneapolis, MN

Fri, Oct 20 09:00 2017
American Folklore Society
Marriott City Center, Minneapolis, MN

Sat, Oct 21 09:00 2017
American Folklore Society
Marriott City Center, Minneapolis, MN

Thu, Nov 9 19:00 2017
American Studies Association
Booths #304 & 306, Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago, IL

Fri, Nov 10 09:00 2017
Southern Historical Association
Sheraton Dallas Hotel, Dallas, TX

Fri, Nov 10 09:30 2017
American Studies Association
Booths #304 & 306, Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago, IL

Sat, Nov 11 09:00 2017
Southern Historical Association
Sheraton Dallas Hotel, Dallas, TX

Sat, Nov 11 09:30 2017
American Studies Association
Booths #304 & 306, Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago, IL

Sun, Nov 12 08:30 2017
American Studies Association
Booths #304 & 306, Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago, IL

Sun, Nov 12 08:30 2017
Southern Historical Association
Sheraton Dallas Hotel, Dallas, TX

Wed, Nov 29 00:00 2017
American Anthropological Association
Booths #114, Mariott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, DC

Fri, Jan 5 09:00 2018
American Historical Association
Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, DC

Sat, Jan 6 09:00 2018
American Historical Association
Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, DC

Sun, Jan 7 09:00 2018
American Historical Association
Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, DC