Philosophy Born of Struggle is a community, a conference, and a textbook. The textbook edited by Leonard Harris is in its second edition. The conference organized by Everet Green and Leonard Harris will celebrate its 22nd year in 2015. As for the community: welcome!
William R. Jones Award
Blanche R. Curry, 2014
Albert Mosley, 2013
Tommy J. Curry
Selection Committee: Blind Review
No Sponsor Yet for 2017
Please verify your institution’s willingness to provide financial support first.
Below are typical costs and responsibilities associated with sponsoring and hosting the conference:
Keynote Speakers (approximately $3,000)
Lunch: box lunch for 70 people, two days
Dinner: one sponsored dinner, 30 people, last day
PBS management fee ($3,000)
Rooms: two for lectures rooms (class size), one for key note (can be one of the same rooms)
Registration and Book Display Tables
Sponsor is asked to help select keynote speakers, recommend moderators (e.g., your faculty or students if they want to moderate a session), review schedule before it is published so we have the right room numbers, people, etc.
PBS manages all other costs, including video taping of all sessions, publishing tapes, conference program, advertisement and coordination.
Leonard Harris, email@example.com
Tommy J. Curry, Executive Director, firstname.lastname@example.org