University of Illinois Press Events Master Calendar

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    • 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
      1/5/2018
    • Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, DC

    • 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
      1/6/2018
    • Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, DC

    • 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
      1/7/2018
    • Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, DC

    • 12:00 pm
      1/18/2018
    • 1310 S. Third Street, Louisville, KY 40208

    Loyal Jones, the author of "My Curious and Jocular Heroes: Tales and Tale-Spinners from Appalachia" will give a presentation and sign books at the Filson Historical Society.

    • All Day
      2/1/2018 - 2/28/2018
    • UIUC Main Library North-South Library

    The University of Illinois Press will have a public history display in the North-South Corridor of the Main Library throughout February 2018. The six display cases and the wallboards above them will contain a wealth of materials selected by UIP staff from the University Archives and our own archival materials.

    • 2:00 - 3:30 pm
      2/8/2018
    • UIUC Main Library Room 106

    In order to get published, first you need to find a publisher. But how do you find the right one? James Engelhardt, Acquisitions Editor at the University of Illinois Press, will give an overview of the University Press ecosystem and provide helpful hints about finding the right publisher, submitting proposals, dealing with editors, and more.

    • 3:00 - 5:00 pm
      2/14/2018
    • UIUC Main Library Room 106

    A Director’s Panel on February 14, 2018, (Main Library Room 106, 3:00-5:00pm) will be chaired by Dean James D. Anderson, Dean of the College of Education and a long-time member of the University of Illinois Press Faculty Board, to kick-off our centennial celebrations at UIUC. The panel will be followed by a small reception.

    • 12:30 pm
      3/22/2018
    • 48 Wall St, New York, NY 10005

    George Robb, the author of "Ladies of the Ticker: Women and Wall Street from the Gilded Age to the Great Depression" will give a book talk at the Museum of American Finance.

    • All Day
      4/2/2018 - 4/13/2018
    • Link Gallery, School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum

    In April 2018, the University of Illinois Press will host the American Association of University Presses’s Traveling Book, Jacket, and Journal Show now in its 51st year of honoring excellence and innovation in scholarly press design. We will present the Show in collaboration with the School of Art + Design and the College of Fine Arts in the Link Gallery.

    • All Day
      4/5/2018 - 4/6/2018

    Brittney C. Cooper, author of "Beyond Respectability:The Intellectual Thought of Race Women" will be the keynote speaker at the Faculty Women of Color in the Academy Conference.

    • 10:30 am
      4/21/2018
    • 319 N Vermilion St, Danville, IL 61832

    Hal Hassen and Dawn Cobb, authors of "Cemeteries of Illinois: A Field Guide to Markers, Monuments, and Motifs," will give a presentation at the Danville Public Library.

    • 1:00 - 2:00 pm
      4/24/2018
    • Linnaeus Room at the Chicago Botanic Garden

    Michael R. Jeffords and Susan L. Post, the authors of "Curious Encounters with the Natural World: From Grumpy Spiders to Hidden Tigers", will give a presentation and book signing at the Chicago Botanic Garden.

    • 7:00 - 9:00 pm
      5/10/2018
    • Portland State University

    Valerie A. Francisco-Menchavez, the author of "Labor of Care: Filipina Migrants and Transnational Families in the Digital Age" will give a presentation at Portland State University's annual Walk of Heroines lecture.

    • All Day
      7/7/2018
    • Urbana Market at the Square, 401 S Vine St, Urbana, IL 61801

    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.Our staff will interact with Market-goers through book giveaways and distribution of our centennial calendar as well as coloring pages.

    • All Day
      7/14/2018
    • Urbana Market at the Square, 401 S Vine St, Urbana, IL 61801

    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.Our staff will interact with Market-goers through book giveaways and distribution of our centennial calendar as well as coloring pages.

    • All Day
      7/21/2018
    • Urbana Market at the Square, 401 S Vine St, Urbana, IL 61801

    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.Our staff will interact with Market-goers through book giveaways and distribution of our centennial calendar as well as coloring pages.

    • All Day
      7/28/2018
    • Urbana Market at the Square, 401 S Vine St, Urbana, IL 61801

    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.Our staff will interact with Market-goers through book giveaways and distribution of our centennial calendar as well as coloring pages.

    • All Day
      8/31/2018 - 9/3/2018
    • Rocky Ridge Music Center, 465 Longs Peak Road, Estes Park, CO

    • All Day
      10/1/2018 - 11/30/2018
    • UIC Richard J. Daley Library, Circle Reading Room

    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.