Interfaith, intercultural advocate finds a place to share and learn at Philosophers’ Cafés
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Thinking the unthinkable, imagining the impossible, and discussing the improbable
SFU’s Philosophers’ Café is a series of informal public discussions in the heart of our communities. Since 1998, this award-winning program has engaged the interests of scholars, seniors, students, philosophers, and non-philosophers through stimulating dialogue and the passionate exchange of ideas.
All cafés are free to attend. No registration is required.
May 07, 2015 | False Creek Community Centre
This Changes Everything: Climate Change and Capitalism | Moderator: Dr. Luis Sojo
May 08, 2015 | SFU's Vancouver campus
Space/Time | Moderator: Dr. Michael Picard
May 11, 2015 | The Gathering Place — Leigh Square
Homegrown Terrorists | Moderator: Dr. Behraad Bahreyni
May 12, 2015 | Musette Caffè Chinatown
Mayors' Council Plan: What's in it for Cycling? (Bike Café) | Moderator: Jim Bailey
May 13, 2015 | White Rock Library
Separation of Church and State | Moderator: Charles Marxer
May 15, 2015 | West Vancouver Memorial Library
Adequacy and Accuracy of Economic Indicators | Moderator: Randall MacKinnon
May 15, 2015 | Vancouver Public Library (Oakridge branch)
Human Acts—Essentially or Primarily Selfish? | Moderator: Randall MacKinnon
May 19, 2015 | Dogwood Pavilion
What Is the Relationship Between Money, Success and Happiness? | Moderator: Randall MacKinnon
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Notice of topic/schedule changes
Please note the following changes:
Teen Cafés at Burnaby Public Library (Tommy Douglas branch)
All cafés at this location start at 6:30 p.m.
Burnaby Public Library (McGill branch)
All cafés at this location have moved from Wednesdays to the first Tuesday of the month. The new dates are Feb. 3 and Apr. 7. The café on May 5 is cancelled.
Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre
Should Canada Stamp Passports When Citizens Leave the Country?