Public Meeting & Presentation: The Happy Atheist by PZ Myers

  • September 15, 2013 · 1:00 PM
  • Roseville Public Library

Arrive anytime between 1:00 and 2:00, here's the schedule:

1:00-1:15 p.m. – Social time
1:15-1:45 p.m. – Business Meeting
1:45-2:00 p.m. – Break
2:00-3:30 p.m. – Public Lecture by PZ Myers
4:00-whenever – Dinner at Panda Garden (1706 Lexington Avenue North; Roseville, MN)

 

Public Lecture: The Happy Atheist by PZ Myers

We are pleased to announce that our September speaker will be our very own PZ Myers.  He will be reading from his new book, The Happy Atheist.

PZ Myers is an Associate Professor of Biology at the University of Minnesota in Morris.  He is the author of two world-famous blogs, both named Pharyngula: one on atheism on Freethought Blogs (freethoughtblogs.com/pharyngula) and the other on evolution on Science Blogs (scienceblogs.com/pharyngula).

His essay, “It’s the Little Things,” appeared in Atheist Voices of Minnesota.  He is the recipient of the 2009 Humanist of the Year award from the American Humanist Association (AHA) and the 2011 International Humanist Award from the International Ethical and Humanist Union (IHEU).  He even has an asteroid named after him: Asteroid[masked] Paulmyers.

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  • A former member
    A former member

    Great talk by PZ and his book is well written and entertaining!

    2 · September 15, 2013

  • Jeremy H.

    Fantastic!

    2 · September 15, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Great time! :)

    3 · September 15, 2013

  • Pete H.

    I was glad to see such a large turn-out for PZ. He was in top form—his usual engaging self. Lots of good questions for him from our fellow attendees.

    2 · September 15, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Looking forward to this! I'll be biking from Columbia Heights.

    2 · August 29, 2013

  • Pete H.

    And we'll be past these hellish temperatures by then!

    1 · August 28, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I work Sundays

    August 27, 2013

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