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Issue #98

Issue #98

Zahid Shahab Ahmed, Silada Rojratanakiat, and Soravis Taekasem, “The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor in Social Media: A Critical Discourse Analysis of Tweets from Pakistan,” USC Center on Public Diplomacy, CPD Perspectives, October 2019.  Ahmed (Deakin University,...

Asia Centre: Fake News Legislation in Southeast Asia

Dr. James Gomez, Director for the Asia Center presented the organization’s project on Fake News Legislation and Freedom of Expression in Southeast Asia. The Asia Centre is a not-for-profit organization that seeks to create social impact in the Southeast Asia region;...

Your Country, Our War: The Press and Diplomacy in Afghanistan

Dr. Katherine Brown, CEO and President of Global Ties U.S. spoke about her latest book, Your Country, Our War: The Press and Diplomacy in Afghanistan – which takes a look at how news gathering and reporting can intersect with international politics. How the U.S. news...

Issue #97

Nick M. Brown, “The Peace Corps: Overview and Issues,” Congressional Reference Service, RS21168, updated June 26, 2019.  This report, written with CRS’s usual balance and analytical precision, examines origins, objectives, activities, and current issues confronting...

IPDGC welcomes new PD Fellow: Emilia Puma

IPDGC welcomes new PD Fellow: Emilia Puma

Please welcome our new Public Diplomacy Fellow, Emilia Puma! A 28-year veteran of the U.S. Foreign Service, Ms. Puma joins the School of Media and Public Affairs this coming academic year 2019-2020. Ms. Puma served most recently as the Acting DAS for Public Diplomacy...

Issue #96

Alison Baily, “Teaching for Peace: Education in Conflict and Recovery,” British Council, 2019.  This 25-page report by the British Council’s Alison Baily examines challenges facing international education providers, governments supporting international development,...