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.
March 02, 2015 | Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre
Does Literature Need a Passport to Be Called World Literature? | Moderator: Dr. Ken Seigneurie
March 05, 2015 | False Creek Community Centre
Botanicals and Drugs | Moderator: Dr. Luis Sojo
March 09, 2015 | The Gathering Place — Leigh Square
Immigrants | Moderator: Veronika Tzankova
March 10, 2015 | Musette Caffè Chinatown
What Are the Links Between Transportation Choice, Affordability and Happiness? (Bike Café) | Moderator: Erin O'Melinn
March 11, 2015 | White Rock Library
Why Be Moral? | Moderator: Charles Marxer
March 13, 2015 | SFU's Vancouver campus
Individual/Collective | Moderator: Dr. Michael Picard
March 17, 2015 | Dogwood Pavilion
Search for Intelligent Life | Moderator: Randall MacKinnon
March 18, 2015 | The Heritage Grill
The Story of Pain | Moderator: Dr. Mano Daniel
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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, Apr. 7 and May 5. The March café is cancelled.
Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre
Should Canada Stamp Passports When Citizens Leave the Country?