Philosophers' Café

Difficult conversations — CANCELLED

It's been said that there are only two things certain in life: Death and Taxes. We all know about taxes. How can discussions about death be beneficial to the individual and society at large?

Co-sponsored by the Vancouver Public Library

Date/Location

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 6:30 PM

Vancouver Public Library (South Hill branch), 6076 Fraser St., Vancouver | 604-665-3965 | Map

Moderator

  • Ben Mejilla

    Ben is a long-time resident of Richmond who is semi-retired from a career in accounting, personal finance and project management. He also had a brief stint as a small business owner. His life experiences pushed him towards a fascination about the origins of the universe, life itself and the nature of consciousness. He attributes his curiosity about nature having obtained a science degree in Geophysics, reading and life-long learning. He is currently working on a memoir titled “More Than We Think We know”.

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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Questions?

Email: cafes@sfu.ca