International Relations Lecture Series

Sponsored by the American Association of University Women (AAUW) & the Tuesday Women’s Association (TWA) of the Ethical Society of St. Louis 

Want to know more about cultural & political changes around the World? Here’s your chance! The TWA and AAUW invite you to learn from experts about the most critical issues affecting our global community.

Annually, for 90 years, this Series has put a spotlight on forces driving world news events.  Lectures are free & open to the public. Donations are gratefully accepted.

See you in 2020....








Thank you for helping to make the 2019 International Relations Lecture Series a drop-the-mic success! Check back this Fall to find out who the 2020 experts will be. And, get a sneak peek at our next compelling topics.

About The Series

Guest lecturers speak approximately 45 minutes, and field questions afterward for about 15 minutes. Attendees are invited to bring lunch & stay to discuss the day’s topic. Each event of the Series will begin promptly at 10:45 AM the 2nd Tuesday of the month, January to April.

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2020 Chairperson

Patricia Bishop, member AAUW & TWA

2020 Committee Members

  • Melodee Dubois TWA, and Ann Williams TWA

Topic: Organized Voter Suppression Tactics: Compare & Contrast the U.K. and the U.S.,
January 14

  • Deanna Stevenson TWA, and Jeannie Webdell AAUW

Topic: Triple Threat of Global Warming: Ecological, Environmental, and Humanitarian Crises,
February 11

  • Kay Meyer AAUW, and Joy Ryan, TWA

Topic: Cyber Warfare:  What Is the Threat?
March 10

  • Deirdre Gallagher TWA, and Susie Teisher AAUW

Topic: The New Populism: Identity Politics & the Rise of Us-Against-Them Leadership,
April 14