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Great Decisions 2018 at Manitowoc Public Library

February 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until March 26, 2018


The Manitowoc Public Library is proud to present Great Decisions 2018, our eleventh year of hosting this preeminent eight-week grassroots lecture series that provides the citizens of the Lakeshore area with the opportunity to discover, discuss and decide how to meet some of the world’s greatest challenges head-on. Increasingly, global events have become domestic concerns and Great Decisions takes you beyond the headlines with essential background information, relevant facts, ever-shifting policy options and impartial analysis.

The lecture schedule is as follows:
February 5 The Waning of Pax Americana?, Alise Coen, PhD, UW-Manitowoc/Sheboygan
February 12 Russia’s Foreign Policy, John Katzka, Retired Diplomat
February 19 Turkey: A Partner in Crisis, Beth Dougherty, PhD, Beloit College
February 26 China and America: The New Geopolitical Equation, Martin Farrell, PhD
March 5 Media and Foreign Policy, Elizabeth Wheat, PhD, UW-Green Bay
March 12 South Africa’s Fragile Democracy, Heinz Klug, S.J.D., UW Law School
March 19 U.S. Global Engagement and the Military, Kevin Kelly, J.D., UW Law School
March 26 Global Health: Progress and Challenges – Anne Dressel, PhD, UW-Milwaukee

The Great Decisions Series is FREE and open to the public. No registration is required.


February 26
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Manitowoc Public Library
707 Quay St
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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