|2016_DC_Bennett_160502||93||DC -- USC/PDC -- Amanda Bennett ("Change at the Voice of America")|
You are invited to join us for the next PDC / USC Washington DC Communication Leadership lunch forum. Our guest will be Amanda Bennett, the new Director of the Voice of America.
The speaker was introduced by Adam Clayton Powell III, President, Public Diplomacy Council, and Director, Washington...
|2016_DC_Ensor_160104||70||DC -- USC/PDC -- David Ensor ("How Washington Can Win the Information War")|
Ensor Discusses Winning Information War at Next Forum:
In the next First Monday Forum, former Voice of America director David Ensor discusses his recent article in Foreign Policy, “How Washington Can Win the Information War”. In the article, Ensor offers a strategy for making better use of our...
|2017_DC_Knell_170501||83||DC -- USC/PDC -- Gary Knell (Public/Private Diplomacy from "Sesame Street" to National Geographic)|
Public/Private Diplomacy from "Sesame Street" to National Geographic w/Gary Knell:
Gary Knell, President and CEO of the National Geographic Society, addresses the PDC / USC First Monday lunch forum. Knell oversees the Society’s vast nonprofit activities globally, and he also serves as chair of the...
|2017_DC_Shulman_170710||55||DC -- USC/PDC -- Holly Cowan Shulman ("How the Voice Has Changed")|
Topic of the next monthly USC / PDC lunch forum: "How the Voice Has Changed: Looking Back at the Origins of the Voice of America"
Our speaker will be historian Holly Cowan Shulman, author of The Voice of America: Propaganda and Democracy, 1941-1945, “The Voice of America, US Propaganda and the...
|2017_DC_Sharma_170306||58||DC -- USC/PDC -- Vikas Sharma ("Celebrating Canada's 150th Anniversary With Public Diplomacy")|
Celebrating Canada's 150th Anniversary With Public Diplomacy
Public Diplomacy Council
The Public Diplomacy Council and the University of Southern California Annenberh Center for Communication Leadership and Policy present a lunch forum celebrating Canada's 150th anniversary, with Vikas Sharma,...
|2019_05_06A1_Bennett||148||DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Amanda Bennett ("A Free Press Matters")|
A Free Press Matters: A conversation with Voice of America Director Amanda Bennett
Amanda Bennett, Director of the Voice of America. She will discuss new digital networks and services VOA has launched with other partners in U.S. global media and the future of U.S. global messaging. (Partially reviewed)
|2018_DC_Fernandez_180423||59||DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Ambassador Alberto M. Fernandez (MBN President)|
CCLP Washington D.C. Forum with Ambassador Alberto M. Fernandez
Join CCLP for a discussion with Ambassador Alberto M. Fernandez, the president of the Middle East Broadcasting Networks, Inc. (MBN). In this role, he oversees MBN’s multimedia operations in the U.S. and across the Middle East, including...
|2019_03_04A1_Royce||157||DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Hon. Marie Royce, Assistant Secretary of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs|
Welcoming Hon. Marie Royce, Assistant Secretary of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. Her bio: https://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/biog/280673.htm (Partially reviewed)
|2018_DC_Core_180910||110||DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Jim Core ("U.S. Preparations for World's Fairs")|
Our guest at the next next PDC / PDAA / USC Annenberg lunch forum will be Jim Core, Director of the International Expositions Unit in the State Department Office of the Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs. His bio is at https://www.state.gov/r/expo/280204.htm
Also presenting was...
|2017_DC_Finland100_171002||61||DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Kirsti Kauppi ("How Finland Celebrates Its Centennial with Public Diplomacy")|
You are invited to join us for the next monthly USC / PDC / PDAA.lunch forum: How Finland Celebrates Its Centennial with Public Diplomacy
Our guest will be Kirsti Kauppi, Finland's Ambassador to the United States.
The speaker was introduced by Adam Clayton Powell III (from PDC) and Amb. Cynthia Efird...
|2019_08_05B_Liu||110||DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Libby Liu (President of Radio Free Asia)|
Please join us for the next “First Monday” lunch forum on Monday, August 5th, with Libby Liu, President of Radio Free Asia; her bio: https://www.usagm.gov/who-we-are/management-team/libby-liu/
These programs are presented by the USC Annenberg Center on Communication Leadership and Policy, the Public... (Partially reviewed)
|2018_DC_Baise_180205||74||DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Matthew Baise ("Protests in Iran and US Public Diplomacy")|
You are invited to attend the next monthly USC / PDC / PDAA.lunch forum on Monday, February 5th, at 12 noon, on Protests in Iran and U.S. Public Diplomacy.
* Matthew Baise, Director, Digital Strategy, Voice of America
|2018_DC_Duffin_180108||70||DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Michael Duffin (“How Cities Are Collaborating to Combat Violent Extremism”)|
“How Cities Are Collaborating to Combat Violent Extremism” with Michael Duffin of the State Department’s Bureau of Counterterrorism and Countering Violent Extremism, author of https://blogs.state.gov/stories/2017/05/17/en/role-cities-countering-violent-extremism
* Adam C. Powell III,...
|2019_06_03C1_Cull||102||DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Nick Cull ("Public Diplomacy: Foundations for Global Engagement")|
You are invited to join our next “First Monday” lunch forum on Monday, June 3rd, when our speaker will be Nick Cull, Director of the University of Southern California’s Master of Public Diplomacy program, who will discuss his new book, Public Diplomacy: Foundations for Global Engagement in the Digital... (Partially reviewed)
|2017_DC_North_Korea_171106||85||DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Panel: Reaching Out to North Korea with Public Diplomacy|
Join us for the next monthly USC / PDC / PDAA.lunch forum: U.S. Public Diplomacy outreach to North Korea.
* Adam C. Powell III, President, Public Diplomacy Council, and Director, Washington Programs, USC Annenberg Center on Communcation Leadership and Policy
|2017_DC_Digital_Dipl_170911||75||DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Panel: State and Art of Digital Diplomacy|
USC / PDC / PDAA.lunch forum:
16 Years after 9/11, "The State and Art of Digital Diplomacy" will focus on new methods the U.S. must embrace to communicate effectively in a changing environment. Moderated by Shawn Powers, Executive Director of the U.S. Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy, the panel...
|2019_DC_De_Souza_190211||105||DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Roger-Mark De Souza ("Public Diplomacy of Cities")|
The Public Diplomacy of Cities, with Roger-Mark De Souza, President and CEO of Sister Cities International. His bio:
|2019_04_01C_Authoritarian||68||DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Shanthi Kalathil and Dean Jackson ("Authoritarian Digital Influence Operations: Understanding Supply and Demand")|
“Authoritarian Digital Influence Operations: Understanding Supply and Demand”
Shanthi Kalathil and Dean Jackson with Shanthi Kalathil and Dean Jackson, National Endowment for Democracy’s International Forum for Democratic Studies. (Partially reviewed)
|2018_DC_NGA_Global_180604||74||DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Tiffany Shackelford, NGA Global|
You are invited a lunch forum on "Governors as the New Ambassadors: Public Diplomacy at the State Level" at the George Washington University Elliott School;.
The sudden expansion of governors and states in global culture, energy, environment and scientific exchange and outreach will be discussed by...
|2019_08_12_Straczynski||117||Politics & Prose -- J. Michael Straczynski ("Becoming Superman")|
J. Michael Straczynski - Becoming Superman: My Journey from Poverty to Hollywood
Straczynski is best known as the creator of the Babylon 5 and Sense8 TV shows, but his amazing four-decade career also encompasses screenwriting—Changeling, Thor, and World War Z—writing for several D.C. and Marvel Comi... (Partially reviewed)
|2019_08_02C2_Touchstone_AmerIsO||152||DC -- Touchstone Gallery -- Opening Reception: America Is...|
AMERICA IS ...
Artists Explore, Ask and Answer: What is America today?
National Juried Show
On display: August 2 – 29, 2019
Opening Reception: Friday, August 2, 6 - 8:30 pm
Hors d'oeuvres by Occasions Caterers
Gourmet Frozen Desserts by Moorenko's Ice Cream
Program: 7pm - jurors remarks, 7:15pm - c... (Partially reviewed)
|2019_08_01A1_McAuliffe||168||Politics & Prose -- Terry McAuliffe ("Beyond Charlottesville")|
Terry McAuliffe - Beyond Charlottesville: Taking a Stand Against White Nationalism
Governor of Virginia from 2014 to 2018, McAuliffe declared a state of emergency in Charlottesville when white supremacists descended on the town in August 2017. His action was undermined by Trump, however, who, findin... (Partially reviewed)
|2019_07_20C4_SDCCP03||82||CA -- San Diego -- Comic-Con International 2019 -- Panel: Cartoon Voices I|
Cartoon Voices I
Each year, moderator Mark Evanier gathers a bevy of the most talented cartoon voice actors working today and invites them to explain and demonstrate their artistry. This year's lineup includes Marieve Herington (Big City Greens, Disney Junior), Adam McArthur (Star vs. the Forces of ... (Partially reviewed)
|2019_07_21C3_SDCCP03||141||CA -- San Diego -- Comic-Con International 2019 -- Panel: Cartoon Voices II|
Cartoon Voices II
With the smash-hit success of yesterday's Cartoon Voices I panel, there's no choice but to do another one-with different but equally talented actors from the world of animation voicing. Once again, moderator Mark Evanier has assembled an all-star dais that will include Jim Meskimen... (Partially reviewed)