Past Conferences

The Inner City School: Inequality in the Urban Education

April 22-23, 2016

Ethnography: A Conference and a Retreat

April 10-12, 2014


Yale Symposium on Inequality

September 6-7, 2012

Bringing Fieldwork Back In: An Ethnography Retreat

November 4-6, 2010

Urban Poverty, Ethnography, and the City

April 26, 2008

Urban Ethnography: Its Traditions and Its Future

April 24-26, 2008


Special Presentations


Chicago Footwork: Films and Photographs

May 7, 2015

Humanitarian Quests’ and ‘Impossible Dreams’ of Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders

April 22, 2015

Who Owns the Green?

April 3, 2015

From Fieldwork to Academic Prose

November 15, 2014

The Gun Violence Crisis in Cities 

and the National Call for Action

April 22, 2013


Past Workshops

UEP Workshop 2016 Spring  
UEP Workshop 2015 Spring Fall
UEP Workshop 2014   Fall
UEP Workshop 2013 Spring Fall
UEP Workshop 2012 Spring Fall
UEP Workshop 2011   Fall
UEP Workshop 2010 Spring Fall