Philosophers' Café

What is truth?

In our postmodern age, what does truth mean? Can truth be absolute, or is all truth relative? Or what if truth does not exist and we must navigate our lives using beliefs that others construct for us, or constructs that we assemble from within our own minds and delusions? 

Date/Location

Thu, 12 Mar 2020 6:30 PM

Richmond Public Library (Steveston branch), 4111 Moncton St., Richmond | 604-238-8080 | Map

Moderator

  • Christopher Ludwig

    Christopher Ludwig is a highly accomplished composer, producer, flutist and poet. He is also the creator and owner of Ludwig Recordings. Mr. Ludwig holds bachelor degrees in music and in education, as well as a master's degree in composition from the University of British Columbia. Some of Ludwig’s teachers include renowned Canadian composers Stephen Chatman, Larry Nickel and Robert Pritchard. He is currently an associate composer of the Canadian Music Centre.

    chrisludwig.com

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