Dr. Nancy Snow is an associate professor of communications at California State University, Fullerton. She holds lifetime memberships with the Public Diplomacy Council at George Washington University, Fulbright Association, and Public Diplomacy Alumni Association.

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Response to Public Diplomacy Dialogue

America's public diplomacy is handicapped by arrogance, impatience, and a reluctance to listen. In Anti-Americanism and the Rise of Civic Diplomacy, Nancy Snow investigates how Washington can change its image abroad. In their responses to Nancy Snow's provocative thesis, R.S. Zaharna and John Robert Kelley focus on America's credibility deficit and the limits of civic diplomacy. Finally, Nancy Snow offers some concluding remarks.

Anti-Americanism and the Rise of Civic Diplomacy

America’s public diplomacy is handicapped by arrogance, impatience, and a reluctance to listen. In Anti-Americanism and the Rise of Civic Diplomacy, Nancy Snow asks whether Washington can change its image abroad.

The Real "Scary Movie" Won't Be on Elm Street this Summer

U.S. public diplomacy is "a disaster," according to former U.S. Information Agency (USIA) director Joseph Duffey.

U.S. Public Diplomacy: A Tale of Two Who Jumped Ship at State

Winning a worldwide war on terrorism is much more about overcoming cultural mindsets that set people apart from each other out of fear and ignorance than about celebrating the freedom of the American barbecue.

United States Information Agency

The USIA performs the public diplomacy function of U.S. foreign policy through its USIS posts, exchange activities, information programs, and international broadcasting.

    Topics of Interest

    human rights, Military Strategy, Military/Peace, Terrorism/Counter-terrorism