Pearson Cross, interim associate dean of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s College of Liberal Arts, will speak at the Press Club of Baton Rouge on Monday, Nov. 10. Cross will be speaking about the Nov. 4 election and Dec. 6 runoff as well as the trends and dynamics of the two-party system in Louisiana and in the U.S. Press Club meets on Mondays in the Iberville Room at the Belle of Baton Rouge Hotel, which is located at 102 France St. Parking is free in the garage off Mayflower Street. Lunch, which is served at 11:30 a.m., is $12 for members and $15 for nonmembers. The public is invited, but only members of the Press Club and the news media are allowed to ask questions during the question-and-answer portion of the program.