Consumerism, minimalism and Swedish death cleaning: When do you have enough stuff?
How do you downsize without adding to the landfill?
Co-sponsored by the Vancouver Public Library
In 2005 Karen Southall Watts drove across the United States alone to begin a new phase of her life and career on the west coast. Now residing in Vancouver, Karen has been a business consultant, college instructor, coach and speaker since 1999, and she continues to teach Humanities for Bellingham Technical College. She is the author of Messenger: The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Communication, and Ask and Achieve: Questions in the middle of a woman's life.
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.