|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_DC_Bennett_190506||110||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.
|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_DC_Merger_191007||129||DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Cynthia Efird, Kenton Keith, Jean Manes, and Shawn Powers ("After the Merger: Public Diplomacy at State")|
You are invited to join our next First Monday lunch forum, "After the Merger: Public Diplomacy at State," on Monday, Oct. 7, at 12 noon, with
* Ambassador Cynthia Efird [http://www.publicdiplomacycouncil.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Efrid-Cynthia-14-01-14.pdf]
* Ambassador Kenton Keith...
|2019_12_02A_Rubin||96||DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Eric Rubin ("State of State: Issues Facing the Foreign Service Today")|
You are invited to join our next First Monday lunch forum, The State of State: Issues Facing the Foreign Service Today featuring Ambassador Eric Rubin, President of the American Foreign Service Association (AFSA).
These programs are presented by the USC Annenberg Center on Communication Leadership and... (Partially reviewed)
|2019_DC_Royce_190304||118||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
|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_DC_Liu_190805||97||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...
|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_DC_Cull_190603||85||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...
|2020_03_02D_IVLP||146||DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Panel: Faces of Exchange: 80 Years of the International Visitor Leadership Program|
First Monday Forum: “Faces of Exchange: 80 Years of the International Visitor Leadership Program".
With more than 225,000 alumni, the U.S. Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) is celebrating its 80th anniversary in 2020. This panel will examine the impact of this... (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_DC_Authoritarian_190401||55||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.
|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...
|2020_01_06D_Walker||133||DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Vivian S. Walker ("Looking Back to Look Forward: Seventy Years of USACPD Recommendations”)|
"Looking Back to Look Forward: Seventy Years of USACPD Recommendations” featuring Vivian S. Walker, Executive Director of the United States Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy (USACPD). (Partially reviewed)
|2020_02_03A_Zherka||133||DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA --Ilir Zherka (“Advocacy in an Age of Uncertainty”)|
You are invited to join us for our First Monday lunch forum on February 3 from 12:00 - 1:15 pm: “Advocacy in an Age of Uncertainty” featuring Ilir Zherka, Executive Director of the Alliance for International Exchange.
These programs are presented by the USC Annenberg Center on Communication Leadership... (Partially reviewed)
|2020_03_22B1_Cherry||102||DC -- Cherry Blossoms around the Tidal Basin (2020)|
The cherry blossoms peaked but it was Covid-19 time. (Partially reviewed)
|2020_02_23D_ObamaP||142||Politics & Prose -- Taina Caragol, Dorothy Moss, Richard J. Powell and Kim Sajet ("The Obama Portraits")|
Taina Caragol, Dorothy Moss, Richard J. Powell and Kim Sajet - The Obama Portraits
The first commissioned presidential portraits by African American artists, the paintings of Barack and Michelle Obama, by Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald, respectively, reside in the National Portrait Gallery, where the... (Partially reviewed)
|2020_02_27D1_Bump||219||AFI -- Capital Irish Film Festival (2020) -- "A Bump Along the Way" opening night event w/reception|
BUMP ALONG THE WAY, A
Fun-loving, single mom Pamela (Bronagh Gallagher, THE PERSONAL HISTORY OF DAVID COPPERFIELD) knows how to have a good time — and she's not about to let a little thing like middle age stop her. Her teenage daughter Allegra (Lola Petticrew, winner of the New Talent Award at the 2... (Partially reviewed)
|2020_03_01D1_Cumar||292||AFI -- Capital Irish Film Festival (2020) -- "Cumar: A Galway Rhapsody" (w/Aodh Ó Coileáin) plus closing reception with fiddlers Susan Collins and Michael Wynch|
Cumar: A Galway Rhapsody
Special Features: Q&A with director Aodh Ó Coileáin, plus post-screening reception sponsored by the Embassy of Ireland and live music by fiddlers Susan Collins and Michael Wynch.
The diverse glories of the city of Galway, celebrated in song, performance and image, make this ... (Partially reviewed)
|2020_01_09A1_Iron_Cages_O||141||DC -- Lincoln Cottage -- Event: Opening Reception for our new Art Exhibition, 'Iron Cages'|
Join us at the Opening Reception for our new Art Exhibition, 'Iron Cages'
Featuring Artwork by Incarcerated Artists
Join us on January 9th from 6:30-8:30pm
This January we are partnering with our friends at the Justice Arts Coalition, a national network providing resources for people creating art in... (Partially reviewed)