Linda Manning

Linda Manning is the director of the University of Alabama Press. Manning previously served as director at Northern Illinois University Press while also acquiring titles in the areas of U.S. history, regional studies, Southeast Asian studies, and Midwestern fiction. Having spent the past twelve years in academic publishing, she also served in marketing and sales roles at NIU Press and the University ofUtah Press.  She holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree in French from Northern Illinois University.