Centre for Inquiry

Centre for Inquiry

August 17, 2011 21:30 ET

CFI Canada Presents: How to Become A Really Good Pain in the Ass

Dr. Christopher DiCarlo Begins His Tour Across Canada to Lecture, Read from, and Answer Questions About His Latest Book

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 17, 2011) - How to Become a Really Good Pain in the Ass is an incisive, engaging, and entertaining guide to critical thinking and its benefits. Its purpose is to provide readers with tools to allow them to question beliefs and assumptions held by those who claim to know what they're talking about – from politicians and lawyers to bankers, doctors, the divinely inspired, and even your boss.

Dates, Cities and Local Contacts

8/18/2011 / Vancouver jwilliams@cficanada.ca

8/19/2011 / Kelowna loren.m.price@gmail.com

8/21/2011 / Kamloops billligertwood@shaw.ca

8/23/2011 / Calgary nphelps@cficanada.ca

8/24/2011 / Edmonton brent.art.k@gmail.com

8/26/2011 / Saskatoon kendragetty@gmail.com

9/9/2011 / Toronto dpert@cficanada.ca

TBA / Ottawa ottawa@cficanada.ca

TBA / Montreal abrahim.montreal@gmail.com

A nominal admission price will apply at the door.

Dr. Christopher DiCarlo

Voted TV Ontario's Big Ideas Best Lecturer and Canadian Humanist of the Year by Humanist Canada in 2008, he is a past Visiting Research Scholar at Harvard University and the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology. He has been invited to speak at numerous national and international conferences and has written many scholarly papers ranging from bioethics to cognitive evolution.

Contact Information

  • National Inquiries:
    Centre for Inquiry Canada
    Derek Pert
    Acting National Executive Director
    mob. (416) 819-4562
    www.cficanada.ca