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The Shifting Landscape of Gender: Dr. Aaron Devor, The World’s Only Research Chair in Transgender Studies

A widespread conversation about gender is happening – and the Forum wants you to be part of it! Dr. Aaron Devor – Founder and Academic Director of the world’s largest Transgender Archives – joins us on Saturday, March 11th at 7:30 PM in the ArtSpring gallery.

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The Return of History: Jennifer Welsh, 2016 CBC Massey Lecturer

Jennifer Welsh delivered the 2016 CBC Massey Lecture, The Return of History: Conflict, Migration, and Geopolitics in the Twenty-First Century. She joins us on Friday, March 24th at ArtSpring to help us understand and address the pressing issues of our time.

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Your yearly membership helps us continue to bring leading thinkers to Salt Spring for thought-provoking discussions on important current issues. Salt Spring Forum members receive many perks such as discounts on tickets, invitations to special members-only events, and more!

Become a 2017 Member!

Your yearly membership helps us continue to bring leading thinkers to Salt Spring for thought-provoking discussions on important current issues. Salt Spring Forum members receive many perks such as discounts on tickets, invitations to special members-only events, and more!

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Welcome to the Salt Spring Forum

The Salt Spring Forum is a charitable non-profit organization that brings leading thinkers and intellectuals to Salt Spring Island for community discussion and democratic debate. We are an organization committed to the sharing of ideas of national and global significance. To this end we offer an annual speakers’ series, salons for members, workshops, conferences, literary festivals, and support all-candidate debates during election periods. To learn more about our goals and vision please visit our About Us page. The Salt Spring Forum would not possible without the support of our members and generous donations. To become a member please visit our Membership page. To make a donation please visit our Ways to Donate  page.