Starting Date: 08-15-2008
Ending Date: 08-18-2008
Camp Deer Run
Pine Bush, New York
United States2008 Summer Conference Theme
Poverty and Unemployment
The Permanent Violence of Capitalism
Each August, URPE members and their families hold a 4-day workshop/retreat in an attractive rural setting. Papers and workshops, formal and informal, are presented. Ample time for leisure and social activities is built into the program: the site has wonderful hiking and a pool available.
The 2008 Summer Conference/Retreat is scheduled for August 15-18, at Camp Deer Run in Pine Bush, New York. This year's workshop/retreat theme is Poverty and Unemployment: The Permanent Violence of Capitalism.
To propose a Workshop, Panel or Paper, click on Paper, Presentation and Workshop Proposals
For more information, please contact the National Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 413-577-0806.
The URPE National Office will organize ride-sharing and free child care during the Summer Conference. Please return to this web page for details in late spring.
Rates for the Workshop/Retreat are based on a sliding scale with a special family rates and special rates for graduate students who present at the conference. Please return to this web page for details in late spring.
Geographical Scope: National