Fiona Hill, an expert on Russian affairs and co-author of the book "Mr. Putin: Operative in the Kremlin," will speak May 2 on Hilton Head Island.
Hill, a fellow at the Brookings Institute, will focus on Vladimir Putin's administration, particularly his relations with Ukraine, Syria and Iran.
Her speech begins at 10 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 540 William Hilton Parkway. It is sponsored by the World Affairs Council Hilton Head.
Cost is $10 for guests of council members and $15 for others.
To reserve tickets: 843-384-6758 or http://wachh.org/.