Cultural Diplomacy Forum, Part 2

Political and cultural leaders talked about how the U.S. can use culture as a means for communicating with other nations. Iranian… read more

Political and cultural leaders talked about how the U.S. can use culture as a means for communicating with other nations. Iranian Author Azar Nafisi spoke about relations with the Middle East and the Arab world, saying that it was an insult to group all Middle Eastern nations together as the “Muslim World” because it ignored cultural differences. Artist and Painter Eric Fischl talked about his “America: Now and Here” project. The project aimed to bring art and artists to communities across the country by bus.  close

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Cultural Diplomacy Forum, Part 2

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Program ID:
295793-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 4, 2010
Last Aired:
Nov 12, 2010

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  • Oct 04, 2010 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 05, 2010 | 1:17am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 05, 2010 | 3:38am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 05, 2010 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 06, 2010 | 3:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 06, 2010 | 2:37pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 10, 2010 | 2:48am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 12, 2010 | 6:41pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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