The Marketeers Club: January Exhibit Round Up

Emily Giller is the Advertising and Exhibits Coordinator in the marketing department.  American Historical Association (AHA) January 7-10, 2016 (Atlanta, GA) UNP conference attendees: Alisa Plant, Editor in Chief; Bridget Barry, History Editor “The AHA is always a complete talkfest. I … Continue reading The Marketeers Club: January Exhibit Round Up

NEWS AND REVIEWS

Books How Winter Began by Joy Castro Recommendation from NBC News: “The startling range of these 28 stories (many of them, at two pages, poignant examples of flash fiction) bring depth and dimension to the complex lives of women, mostly Latina and mostly working class. Castro’s compressed narratives are as fulfilling as the longer stories and their purpose is to mine the rich interior of women whose roles in society are usually overlooked, whose voices are seldom heard. A stand-out story is ‘Independence Day,’ a piece of historical fiction based on the little-known life of Josefa Segovia, whose lynching in … Continue reading NEWS AND REVIEWS

The Marketeers Club: December & January Exhibit Round Up

Emily Giller is the exhibits coordinator and media planner in the marketing department.  Association of Jewish Studies (AJS) December 14-16, 2014 (Baltimore, MD) JPS conference attendee: Rabbi Barry Schwartz, Director of JPS “One of the pleasures of attending a conference is to meet authors in person for the first time. In two cases at AJS these were individuals that I had emailed and spoken with on the phone more than a year ago. I learned that one of our authors is defending his dissertation, having a baby, and finishing our book all at the same time! The opportunity to check in with several … Continue reading The Marketeers Club: December & January Exhibit Round Up

The Marketeers Club: November Exhibit Round Up

Emily Giller is the exhibits coordinator and media planner in the marketing department.  American Historical Association (ASA) November 6-9, 2014 (Los Angeles, CA) UNP conference attendees: Alicia Christensen, American Studies Editor; Maggie Boyles, Editorial Assistant “The American Studies Association conference was … Continue reading The Marketeers Club: November Exhibit Round Up