John Jermain Memorial Library

John Jermain Memorial Library, 201 Main Street, Sag Harbor, NY 11963


Thursday, March 15, 2018 - Thursday, May 17, 2018


7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Great Decisions Discussion Group

Join in the Foreign Policy Association’s discussion program on world affairs. The group meets once a month for eight sessions. Bryan Boyhan, Publisher Emeritus at the Sag Harbor Express will moderate each lively discussion. Participants read excerpts from the Great Decisions Briefing Book ahead of each meeting, the first excerpt will be available at the circulation desk when you register or the complete book is available online if you want to own a copy. The group will watch a 20 minute background video and discuss the most critical global issues facing America today. Topics for 2018 include: The Waning of Pax Americana?; Russia’s Foreign Policy; China and America: The New Geopolitical Equation; Media and Foreign Policy; Turkey: A Partner in Crisis; U.S. Global Engagement and the Military; South Africa’s Fragile Democracy; Global Health: Progress and Challenges.
Thursdays, March 15, April 19, May 17, June 21, July 19, August 16, September 20, October 18, 7:00-8:30 pm