Philosophers' Café

Christianity and atheism: discussion in letters from the exile of a physicist and a priest

Co-sponsored by the Richmond Public Library.

This café is in Russian. Translation not provided.

«Христианство и атеизм: дискуссия священника и физика (письма из лагеря)». Др. Михаил Белецкий.

Astrophysicist and human rights activist Kronid Lyubarsky and priest Serge Geludkov discussed religion, the mind, beliefs, science and more in letters sent from exile.
Guest: Dr. Michael Beletsky


Thu, 16 Nov 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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