Library and Archives Canada

Library and Archives Canada

February 23, 2009 10:08 ET

Media Advisory/Political Junkie Cafe; Pin-Up Prime Minister, Part 4: Lester B. Pearson

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 23, 2009) - Library and Archives Canada Forum on Canadian Democracy is inviting the media to its next Political Junkie Cafe entitled Pin-up Prime Ministers, Part 4: Lester B. Pearson.

Our first guest, best-selling author and syndicated columnist Andrew Cohen, will be discussing Lester B. Pearson's achievements during his minority government in addition to his groundbreaking work with the United Nations which gained him the Nobel Peace Prize.

Our second guest, Dr. Ann Livingstone, Vice-President of Research and Education at the Pearson Peacekeeping Centre, will be discussing Canada's position as a peacekeeping country today and the challenges of this historical role.



What: Political Junkie Cafe
Pin-up Prime Ministers, Part 4: Lester B. Pearson

Date: Wednesday, February 25, 2009

Time: From 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Free admission

Location: Exhibition Room A, Library and Archives Canada
395 Wellington Street, Ottawa


For more information on this event, please visit: http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/democracy/

Contact Information

  • Library and Archives Canada
    Isabelle Gaudreau
    Media Relations Officer
    819-934-5787