Philosophers' Café

CANCELLED — Should Canada adopt the ideas in the LEAP manifesto: A Call for a Canada Based on Caring for the Earth and One Another.

This café has been cancelled.


Vancouver Public Library (Kitsilano branch*), 2425 MacDonald St., Vancouver | 604-665-3976 | Map
* Note: This venue is partially accessible. The meeting room is located in the basement, where there is an accessible washroom. Please see library staff for access to the elevator.


  • Mark Battersby
    Dr. Mark Battersby teaches at Capilano University and is endlessly curious about humans and the world. He is also deeply committed to helping people think more reasonably about complex issues.

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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