Philosophers' Café

“One day you finally knew what you had to do, and began, though the voices around you kept shouting their bad advice.” What do you feel poet Mary Oliver is talking about? How does it apply to us?

Co-sponsored by the Vancouver Public Library


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 7:00 PM


  • Bill Arnott

    Author, poet, songwriter Bill Arnott is the bestselling author of Gone Viking: A Travel Saga (WIBA 2019 finalist) and Dromomania: A Wonderful Magical Journey. Bill’s work is published in Canada, the U.S., U.K., Europe and Asia. When not trekking the globe with a pack, journal and camera phone, Bill can be found in Vancouver, making friends, misbehaving and philosophizing. @billarnott_aps

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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