PDcast #11: Diplomacy 3.0 & Modern Art Diplomacy


Carl Bildt is pushing for diplomacy’s digital evolution; and Hyundai sponsors the Tate Modern to promote S. Korea.

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 Topic 1: Carl Bildt‘s Diplohacks and the possible coming of diplomacy 3.0

To read:

Sweden’s early adopter foreign minister on crafting digital diplomacy | Wired UK, by Liat Clark

Diplohack: where diplomats admit they’re sick of talking and want a digital revolution | Wired UK, by Liat Clark

Diplomacy 3.0 Starts in Stockholm | Huffington Post, by Andreas Sandre

Topic 2: Corporations and cultural diplomacy

To read:

Cultural diplomacy in the Turbine Hall? | BBC, by Will Gompertz



Adam: Australian great white shark hunting

Australia to Launch Great White Shark Hunt | Wall Street Journal

Julia: Tunisian rappers

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Michael: gay U.S. ambassadors & political scandal swapping

The Changing Face of Diplomacy | The Advocate

La Maison Blanche | The Economist

January 24, 2014 11:00 am by: Category: Art Diplomacy, Digital Diplomacy, Featured, Public Diplomacy, Social Media Diplomacy, The PDcast