University of Illinois Press Events Master Calendar
Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Danielle Fuentes Morgan, author of "Laughing to Keep From Dying: African American Satire in the Twenty-First Century", will be giving a book talk on Zoom about her new book.
Join Tyrone McKinley Freeman and Tiffany M. Gill for a virtual event celebrating the release of Freeman's new book "Madam C.J. Walker's Gospel of Giving: Black Women's Philanthropy During Jim Crow" on October 27 at 7pm EST. Register for the event here: http://bit.ly/FreemanEvent
Thursday, October 29, 2020
Annette Joseph-Gabriel, author of "Reimagining Liberation: How Black Women Transformed Citizenship in the French Empire", will be speaking about her new book at a workshop presented by Princeton University's Department of African American Studies. To register, contact Shelby Sinclair at email@example.com.
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Annette Joseph-Gabriel, author of "Reimagining Liberation: How Black Women Transformed Citizenship in the French Empire", will be giving a book talk on Zoom about her new book. If interested, please send Professor Cyra Akila Choudhury an e-mail and she will add you to the mailing list.
Thursday, November 12, 2020
Please join us for the University of Illinois Press Publishing Symposium panel "Getting it Written" on Thursday, November 12 at 4pm CT.
Please join us for the University of Illinois Press Publishing Symposium panel "Getting it Published" on November 12 at 5:10pm CT.
Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Join Danielle Fuentes Morgan and W. Kamau Bell for a virtual event celebrating the release of Morgan's new book "Laughing to Keep From Dying: African American Satire in the Twenty-First Century" on November 18, at 4pm PST.
Thursday, November 19, 2020
Join Deborah Kanter of Albion College as she presents Chicago Catolico: Making/Unmaking Mexican Parishes online with Chicago History Museum.
Join Eithne Luibhéid and Karma R. Chávez for a conversation with contributors Ruben Zecena, Fadi Saleh, Myisha Arellanus, and Sasha Wijeyeratne to celebrate the release of Queer and Trans Migrations: Dynamics of Illegalization, Detention, and Deportation. Books can be purchased from BookWoman bookstore here: https://www.ebookwoman.com/book/9780252085239
Thursday, December 10, 2020
Join Wazhmah Osman, author of Television and the Afghan Culture Wars: Brought to You by Foreigners, Warlords, and Activists, as she looks at the national and transnational impact of media companies like Tolo TV, Radio Television Afghanistan, and foreign media giants and funders like the British Broadcasting Corporation and USAID.
Monday, December 14, 2020
Join Anya Jabour, author of "Sophonisba Breckinridge: Championing Women's Activism in Modern America," for the lecture "Relationships and Rights: Sophonisa Breckinridge, Same-Sex Relationships , and Women’s Activism in Modern America."
Saturday, April 3, 2021
Stephen Wade, author of The "Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience", will perform at the Old Town School of Folk Music.