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PDcast #16: Russia’s New Competitive Identity & Debating Gastrodiplomacy

PDcast #16: Russia’s New Competitive Identity & Debating Gastrodiplomacy

February 28, 2014 12:47 pm by: Category: Africa, Cultural Diplomacy, Europe, Featured, Food Diplomacy, Nation Branding, North America, Public Diplomacy, South America, The PDcast Comments Off on PDcast #16: Russia’s New Competitive Identity & Debating Gastrodiplomacy A+ / A-

How does Russia’s new identity affect global power dynamics? And, is gastrodiplomacy an effective soft power tool?

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Topic 1: Russia’s New Competitive Identity

To Read:

Convincing a Seven-Year-Old: National Identity in Russia’s Soft Power | Valdai Discussion Club

U.S. Ambassador Threatens To Block Visas For Ugandans “Who Propagate Hate” Against LGBT People | Buzzfeed

 

Topic 2: The Strength of Gastrodiplomacy as a Soft Power Tool

To Read/Listen:

Cooking up a business cluster | The Economist

On Culinary Diplomacy | The Public Diplomat

 

Recommendations:

Jennifer: Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books by Azar Nafisi

Julia: Jerusalem: A Cookbook by Yotam Ottolenghi

Michael: Drama Power on the Rise? | The Finnish Institute of International Affairs

 

photo credit:  Evgenij Lem

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About Michael Ardaiolo

Michael Ardaiolo is currently a student in Syracuse University's Public Diplomacy Master's Program: M.A. in International Relations from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs and M.S. in Public Relations from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications. In addition, he is a recovering record slinger, a Criterion Collection addict, an NBA obsessor, and a struggling student of the Korean language.
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