Philosophers' Café

Perspectives of our civilization: hypotheses of scientists’ and artists’ imaginations.

Co-sponsored by the Richmond Public Library.

This café is in Russian. Translation not provided.

«Перспективы нашей цивилизации: гипотезы учёных –космистов и представления художников» - Др. Ирина Белецкая.

The ideas of cosmism are directed to find principles of global consistent patterns, and ultimately, the paradigm of the world. Without this knowledge, humanity is doomed to move towards the path of errors and large scale catastrophes. The cosmists paved a way for creation of the post-nonclassical science of the 21st century.

Guest: Dr. Irina Beletsky.


Thu, 21 Sep 2017 7:00 PM

Richmond Public Library (Brighouse branch), Program room, second floor, 100-7700 Minoru Gate, Richmond | 604-231-6413 | Map


  • Will Tesler
    Will Tesler has a PhD in underwater acoustics and has worked with the Pacific Biological Station in Nanaimo, B.C. He has been organizing the Russian language café at the Richmond Public Library since 2006. The cafés are extremely well attended and Tesler says he is pleased that they provide an opportunity for Russian speakers to engage in intellectual discussions on a broad variety of topics.

Admission: Free. Registration not required.

Duration: 90 mins

Related topic(s): Liberal Arts

About the Philosophers' Café

Philosophers’ Café is a series of informal public discussions in libraries, cafés and restaurants throughout Metro Vancouver. The cafés, which are open to everyone, have brought dialogue and discussion to thousands of people who are interested in exploring issues from the absurd to the sublime. To learn more about the Philosophers’ Café, please visit their website.

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