When: Thu., Sept. 7, 6-7 p.m.
Are our lives meaningful or meaningless? Is our inevitable death a bad thing? Would immortality be an improvement? Would it be better, all things considered, to hasten our deaths by suicide? David Benatar, author of "The Human Predicament: A Candid Guide to Life’s Biggest Questions," will provide a candid guide to answering them, and thereby to living life without illusions – but not without humor, healthy doses of which will pepper the talk.