Interfaith, intercultural advocate finds a place to share and learn at Philosophers’ Cafés
A North American trustee for the United Religions Initiative (URI) has found a group of like-minded people... learn more →
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.
October 09, 2015 | SFU's Vancouver campus
Privilege | Dr. Michael Picard
October 14, 2015 | White Rock Library
Does Internet Culture Produce Narcissistic Loners? | Charles Marxer
October 15, 2015 | Vancouver Public Library (Mount Pleasant branch)
Sustainability and Perpetual Economic Growth | Dr. John Irwin
October 15, 2015 | Richmond Public Library (Brighouse branch) — café in Russian
Free Will | Dr. Will Tesler
October 16, 2015 | West Vancouver Memorial Library
The Role of Lobbyists in Policy-Making | Randall MacKinnon
October 16, 2015 | Vancouver Public Library (Oakridge branch)
Power and Corruption | Randall MacKinnon
October 19, 2015 | The Gathering Place — Leigh Square
Genome Editing: An End to Genetic Disease? | Dr. Nick Harden
October 19, 2015 | Club Ilia
Augmented Humanity: Should We Surrender Our Senses to Machines? | Shaun Fickling
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Please note that the Oct 6 café at the Burnaby Public Library (McGill Branch) has been cancelled.
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