Join Us at the 2016 Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting in San Francisco, CA!


Nonstop Metropolis by Rebecca Solnit and Joshua Jelly-Schapiro






University of California Press is exhibiting at the 2016 AAG Annual Meeting! The meeting convenes March 29 – April 2, 2016 in San Francisco, CA.

Please visit us at booth #314 in the exhibit hall at the Hilton San Francisco in Union Square for the following offers:

  • 40% conference discount on all orders
  • Request exam copies to consider for course adoption
  • Enter for a chance to win $100 worth of books by subscribing to UC Press eNews

Please see our flyer at our booth for our latest releases. Acquisitions and marketing staff will be available for your publishing questions.

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Be sure to catch our authors at the following Author Meets Critics sessions:


Rebecca Solnit with Joshua Jelly-Shapiro
“Mapping the Infinite City” — A Talk on the “infinite trilogy” of Atlases
Wednesday, March 30th, 5:20PM – 7:00PM
Hilton Hotel, Imperial B, Ballroom Level


Garrett Broad
Land, Justice and Agrifood Movements I: Trajectories and Tensions
Tuesday, March 29th, 2:40 PM – 2:20 PM
Hilton Hotel, Union Square 4, 4th Floor


Erica Kohl-Arenas with Ananya Roy
Author Meets Critics: Erica Kohl-Arenas’ The Self-Help Myth
Tuesday, March 29th, 4:40PM – 6:20PM
Hilton Hotel, Plaza A, Lobby Level


Seth Holmes
Annual CAPE “James M. Blaut” Plenary Lecture
Wednesday, March 30th, 3:20 PM – 5:00 PM
Imperial A, Ballroom Level
Hilton Hotel


Julie Guthman
Papers in Honor of Michael Watts IV
Thursday, March 31st, 3:20 PM – 5:00 PM
JW Marriott Hotel, Metropolitan A, 2nd Floor

Chemical Geographies: Science, Politics, and Materiality
Friday, April 1st, 8:00AM – 9:40AM
Continental 6, Ballroom Level — Hilton Hotel


Ananya Roy
Sabotage, Ostentation, and Attitude: Transformations in Modes of Collective Life in São Paulo’s Peripheries
Thursday, March 31st, 5:20PM – 7:00PM
Hotel Nikko, Nikko Ballroom 2, 3rd Floor


Christine Shepardson
Spatiotemporal Symposium: Space-Time Concepts in the GeoHumanities
Thursday, March 31st, 5:20 PM–7:00 PM
Hilton Hotel, Union Square 1, 4th Floor

Islamic Identities
Friday, April 1st, 10:00 AM–11:45 AM
Hotel Nikko, Nikko Ballroom III, 3rd Floor