How does the language you use to describe yourself affect your self-image?
Co-sponsored by the Vancouver Public Library.
Can you change who you are simply by using a different language?
Liubov (Luba) Kudryavtseva is the editor-in-chief and founder of Carousel Publishing. A former M.Pub. student at SFU and a former junior Fulbright scholar at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, she has a PhD in art history and is interested in virtually anything that crosses the border between the written and the visual.
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.