The Walrus Talks Boundaries Gatineau 2019

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Canadian Museum of History

100 Rue Laurier

Gatineau, QC K1A 0M8

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When did borders become walls? How do Canadians feel about immigration today? How do we defy gender expectations? What surprising things have neuroscientists discovered about the borders of life and death?

Join us for enlightening seven-minute talks, and a memorable evening of ideas and conversation!

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The Walrus Talks Boundaries

How divisions shape our lives, what lies between borders, and what membership means now.

Featuring:

Keith Banting
, advisor in the CIFAR Boundaries, Membership & Belonging program, Stauffer Dunning fellow, professor emeritus, Queen’s University

Samra Habib
, writer, photographer, and activist

Adrian Owen
, Koerner fellow and co-director of the CIFAR Azrieli Program in Brain, Mind & Consciousness, professor of cognitive neuroscience and imaging, Western University

Paige Raibmon, fellow in the CIFAR Successful Societies program, professor, department of history, University of British Columbia

Prerna Singh, fellow in the CIFAR Boundaries, Membership & Belonging program, associate professor of political science and international studies, Brown University

Mary Soderstrom, author of Frenemy Nations: Love and Hate between Neighbo(u)ring States

Jake Stika, executive director, Next Gen Men

Monday, September 23, 2019

6:30 p.m. Doors Open
7 p.m. The Walrus Talks
Join us for a catered reception following the event to continue the conversation.

Canadian Museum of History
100 Laurier Street
Gatineau, QC (National Capital Region)




CIFAR is a Canadian-based, global charitable organization that convenes extraordinary minds to address science and humanity’s most important questions.


The Walrus Talks is a national series of events produced by The Walrus. Each event offers thoughtful, inspiring thinking from scholars, writers, performers, scientists, artists, business leaders, and more.
To learn more about The Walrus Talks series, read our FAQs here or email events@thewalrus.ca.

If you require special accommodation in order to fully participate in this event, please contact events@thewalrus.ca or (416) 971-5004, ext. 247.


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The Walrus Talks — frontières


Comment les divisions définissent-elles notre vie? Qu’est-ce qui se trouve entre les limites? Que signifie maintenant l’appartenance à un groupe?


Date
Lundi 23 septembre 2019
18 h 30 Ouverture des portes
19 h The Walrus Talks
Vous êtes conviés à une réception après l’événement pour poursuivre la conversation.

Lieu
Musée canadien de l’histoire
100, rue Laurier
Gatineau (Québec)




Le CIFAR
est une organisation sans but lucratif basée au Canada qui rassemble de brillants cerveaux pour trouver réponse aux plus grandes questions de la science et de l’humanité.

The Walrus Talks est une série nationale d’événements produits par The Walrus qui présente la perspective réfléchie et inspirante de nombreux acteurs, notamment : chercheurs, écrivains, interprètes, scientifiques, artistes et dirigeants d’entreprises.

Pour en savoir davantage sur la série The Walrus Talks, consultez notre Foire aux questions ici ou envoyez un courriel à events@thewalrus.ca.

Si vous avez besoin de mesures d’adaptation particulières pour participer pleinement à cet événement, veuillez communiquer avec The Walrus au events@thewalrus.ca ou au (416) 971-5004, poste 247.

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100 Rue Laurier

Gatineau, QC K1A 0M8

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