Gunn Memorial Library on Wykeham Road in Washington will present a program, "The Evolution of International Society: The Legacy of World War I," Jan. 18 at 1 p.m.

Michael John Williams is professor of international relations, director of the international relations program and affiliate professor at the Center for European Studies at New York University.

His research focuses on U.S. foreign policy, transatlantic relations, civil-military relations and the intersection between war, technology and society

Following the lecture, a closing reception for the award-winning exhibit "Over There: Washington and the Great War" will be held at the museum next door from 2 to 4 p.m.

For more information, call 860-868-7756.