EVENT: John Robert Columbo, May 10

HAT Humanist of the Year
John Robert Colombo
“St. Socrates: Some Thoughts on Humanism”
Sunday, May 10, 1 – 3 pm
OISE, 252 Bloor St. west, Room 4-422

"St. Socrates: Some Thoughts on Humanism from John Robert Colombo." This will be a far-ranging discussion with the recommendation of some specific applications. Colombo is the author/compiler/translator of over 200 books. His current title is "A Far Cry," a collection of poems, and coming this fall is "The Big Book of Canadian Hauntings." The Toronto-based author and anthologist is best known for "Colombo's Canadian Quotations." For this he is known as the Master Gatherer and the Canadian Bartlett. He hosted Space Television's "Unexplained Canada" TV series. He holds an honorary doctorate from York University, is a recipient of the Harbourfront Literary Prize, and is a Member of the Order of Canada.

At this meeting, John will be awarded the HAT Humanist of the Year Award.