University of Illinois Press Events Calendar

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    • 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
      11/3/2018
    • Fisher Auditorium, 1680 Madison Ave, Wooster, OH 44691

    Marcia Hansen Kraus, the author of "George Szell's Reign: Behind the Scenes with the Cleveland Orchestra" will be a featured author at the Buckeye Book Fair.

    • 1:00 pm
      11/4/2018
    • 520 Birthplace of Country Music Way, Bristol, VA 24201

    Join Michael D. Doubler, the author of "Dixie Dewdrop: The Uncle Dave Macon Story" at the Birthplace of Country Music Museum where he will present on Uncle Dave Macon's life and legacy and sign books.

    • All Day
      11/5/2018 - 11/16/2018
    • Link Gallery, School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum

    In November 2018, the University of Illinois Press will host the 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
      11/7/2018

    Jillian Báez, author of "In Search of Belonging," will be giving a lecture on her book at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ.

    • 4:15 - 5:30 pm
      11/9/2018
    • Hilton Atlanta, 255 Courtland St NE, Atlanta, GA 30303

    Treva Lindsey, the author of "Colored No More: Reinventing Black Womanhood in Washington, D.C." will participate in an authors meet critics session at NWSA. The panel will include Brittney Cooper, Barbara Ransby, and Nadia Brown.

    • 5:00 - 6:00 pm
      11/9/2018
    • Hilton Atlanta, 255 Courtland St NE, Atlanta, GA 30303

    Please join UIP for a book signing featuring Sophie Richter-Devroe, winner of the 2012 NWSA/UIP First Book Prize and author of "Women's Political Activism in Palestine: Peacebuilding, Resistance, and Survival," and Heather Switzer, author of "When the Light Is Fire: Maasai Schoolgirls in Contemporary Kenya."

    • 5:00 - 6:00 pm
      11/10/2018
    • Hilton Atlanta, 255 Courtland St NE, Atlanta, GA 30303

    Please join UIP to celebrate the Feminist Media Studies series. Meet series editors Carole Stabile and Rebecca Wanzo while author Laura Helen Marks signs copies of "Alice in Pornoland: Hardcore Encounters with the Victorian Gothic", the latest book in the series.

    • 5:00 - 6:15 pm
      11/10/2018
    • Hilton Atlanta, 255 Courtland St NE, Atlanta, GA 30303

    Valerie Francisco-Menchavez, the author of "The Labor of Care: Filipina Migrants and Transnational Families in a Digital Age" will participate in an authors meet Critics session at NWSA. The panel will include Ethal Tungohan, Eileen Boris, and Conely de Leon.

    • All Day
    • 70 Washington Square South New York, NY, 10012

    Laura E. Ruberto and Joseph Sciorra, co-editors of "New Italian Migrations to the United States Vol. 1: Politics and History since 1945" and "New Italian Migrations to the United States Vol. 2: Art and Culture since 1945," will give a presentation and sign books at New York University.

    • 7:00 pm
    • Guthart Cultural Center Theater, Axinn Library

    Laura E. Ruberto and Joseph Sciorra, co-editors of "New Italian Migrations to the United States Vol. 1: Politics and History since 1945" and "New Italian Migrations to the United States Vol. 2: Art and Culture since 1945," will give a presentation and sign books at Hofstra University.

    • All Day
      11/16/2018

    Jillian Báez, author of "In Search of Belonging," will be holding a discussion about her book at Williams College in Williamstown, MA.

    • 4:00 - 6:00 pm
      11/29/2018
    • 1205 W Nevada St. MC 137, Urbana, IL

    Dr. Elizabeth Verklan who received an honorable mention for the 2017 NWSA/UIP First Book Prize for her dissertation, “Objects of Desire: Feminist Inquiry, Transnational Feminism, and Global Fashion” will give a lecture for the 40th anniversary of GWS lecture series at the University of Illinois.