Former FBI Director James Comey, neuroscientist and author Lisa Genova, feminist and political activist Gloria Steinem, and comedian Jay Leno are among the speakers who will participate in the St. Louis Speakers Series this year.
Jeb Bush, former governor of Florida; Bryan Stevenson, social justice advocate and author; and Ian Bremmer, global political risk specialist, will also appear.
Each season, seven distinguished personalities and thought leaders are selected to speak at the St. Louis Speakers Series on a wide variety of topics — from world affairs and politics, to the arts. The events are presented by Maryville University and take place at Powell Symphony Hall in St. Louis.
Tickets can be purchased online at www.StLouisSpeakers.org or by calling 314-534-1700.