The Aspen Institute along with The Phillips Collection and the NYU John Brademas Center for the Study of Congress presented the 2010 Aspen Cultural Diplomacy Forum, which focused on "How should the United States use culture both to communicate and listen to other nations?"
The Phillips Collection
The forum featured political and cultural leaders who were shaping the policies and practices of cultural diplomacy in the public and private sectors.
Dr. Madeleine K. Albright, Former U.S. Secretary of State
Other speakers include:
The Honorable John Brademas, President Emeritus, New York University
Elizabeth Diller, Architect
Eric Fischl, Painter
Chairman Jim Leach, National Endowment for the Humanities
Congressman James Moran, U.S. House of Representatives
Dr. Azar Nafisi, Author of Reading Lolita in Tehran
His Excellency Arturo Sarukhan, Ambassador of Mexico to U.S.