Public Diplomacy and Foreign Policy in 2013: The View from State

Second Annual Walter Roberts Lecture

In 2013, the United States faces a wealth of public diplomacy challenges. American diplomats today must engage new publics, on new issues, using new foreign policy tools. Former Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Tara Sonenshine engaged in a discussion moderated by Frank Sesno, Director of the School of Media and Public Affairs, at the George Washington University regarding the modern challenges of U.S. public diplomacy.