The Walrus Talks is a national series of events produced by the charitable, non-profit Walrus Foundation as part of an educational mandate to provide forums for conversation on matters vital to Canadians. The Walrus Foundation produces The Walrus magazine, the most awarded publication in Canada, as well as producing content at thewalrus.ca, on Walrus TV, and on stages from coast to coast to coast.
In 2015, The Walrus Talks will be held in Calgary, London, Winnipeg, Montreal, Edmonton, Ottawa, Toronto, Halifax, and Victoria. They will address themes including vice, creativity, the Arctic, the animated city, the Aboriginal city, being human, play, and water.
In Ottawa, the featuring speakers include:
Octopus Books will be there to coordinate book and Walrus merchandize sales.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
National Gallery of Canada, 380 Sussex Dr. Ottawa
For more info about The Walrus Talks: http://thewalrus.ca/the-walrus-talks-being-human/.