Speaker: James K. Glassman, Undersecretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs, U.S. Department of State
Presider: Michael Moran, Executive Editor, CFR.org
June 30, 2008
Watch James K. Glassman, in his first speech as U.S. undersecretary of state for public diplomacy and public affairs, discuss priorities for U.S. public diplomacy and the various strategies being employed to achieve them.
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