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Conversations With My Mother

Posted by nte on October 20, 2016 in Public Lectures
Image courtesy of The Walrus Magazine
Image courtesy of The Walrus Magazine

The Walrus Talks: The art of the interview, the state of the public square, finding common ground, reconciliation, and more

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Thursday, 20 Oct 2016 (7:00PM Mountain Time = 10:00PM Atlantic Time)
Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall, Rozsa Centre, University of Calgary, 2500 University Dr. NW, Calgary
General admission: $20, Students: $12 [SOLD OUT]
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Social media hashtag for event: #WalrusTalks

Topic: The Art of Conversation

  • “What Kind of Conversation Is This? Talking about Women and Power” by Dr. Sylvia Bashevkin, Professor, Department of Political Science, University College at University of Toronto
  • “Conversations with My Mother” by Dr. Françoise Baylis, Canada Research Chair in Bioethics and Philosophy, Dalhousie University
  • “Changing the Conversation” by Dr. Marie Delorme, CEO, The Imagination Group of Companies
  • “Grieving Celebrity Conversation” by Denise Donlon, Broadcaster, corporate leader, and author
  • “The Art of Being Offended” by Amanda Lang, Anchor, Bloomberg TV Canada
  • “Evolution and Expansion: The Changing Energy Conversation” by Gianna Manes, President and CEO, Enmax Corporation
  • “Sahtugot’ine Elders Converse with the Community, the Land, and the Creator” by Fibbie Tatti, Advocate for Aboriginal languages and culture