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 26, 2015 | Vancouver Public Library (Britannia branch)
Free Will, Genetics and Neuroscience | Moderator: Dr. Mark Battersby
May 27, 2015 | Vancouver Public Library (South Hill branch)
“...There Ain’t No Journey What Don’t Change You Some” - David Mitchell, Cloud Atlas | Moderator: Meguido Zola
May 28, 2015 | The ACT Maple Ridge
Sex | Moderator: Mike Shields
May 29, 2015 | Milano Espresso Lounge Gastown
Paradox of Fiction | Moderator: Mahan Esmaeilzadeh
June 01, 2015 | Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre
Stop Making Sense | Moderator: Dr. Randall Pyke
June 04, 2015 | False Creek Community Centre
Whose Music Is It?: Associating Styles of Music | Moderator: Dr. Luis Sojo
June 06, 2015 | Contemporary Art Gallery
Julia Dault | Moderator: CAG Curator and special guests
June 08, 2015 | The Gathering Place — Leigh Square
Food Security | Moderator: Dr. Ramesh Krishnamurti
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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
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