Conference Program

16-18 October 2014  |   Mount Allison University  |   Sackville, NB

THURSDAY 16 October 2014

The Walrus Talks: The Art of Conversation


7:00 – 9:00 PM  |  Convocation Hall
General Admission: $10  |  FREE for Students (with student ID)

Confirmed Participants
Sally Armstrong – Journalist, author, human rights activist
Measha Brueggergosman – Canadian soprano
Charlotte Gray – Biographer and historian
Marlene Snowman – Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Lisa Moore – Canadian novelist
Shelagh Rogers – Journalist and Broadcaster
Natalie Panek – Canadian aerospace engineer
Aritha van Herk – Canadian writer

Walrus Talks is a nation-wide series featuring 7 minute presentations by a panel of participants. This Walrus Talks, the first in Maritime Canada, addresses the many facets of conversation, from dialogue to conflict.

* Dynamic Discussions open to public – Admission $10 per afternoon / FREE for Students (with student ID)
** Meals are for full conference registrants