The Foreign Service Journal, October 2009

Cover I
Contents 3
Focus on Public Diplomacy 22
The Next Generation 22
PD Practitioners: Still Second-Class Citizens 29
A Holistic Approach 35
The Last Three Feet: PD as a Career 42
Addressing the Public Diplomacy Challenge 47
Channeling the Cold War: U.S. Overseas Broadcasting 52
FS Heritage 59
The Diplomat and the Duchess 59
AFSA News 67
AFSA Embraces Role as Publisher 67
Foreign Contacts Reporting: An Update 67
News Briefs, Aggeler 68
VP State—Filling in the Blanks 69
VP USAID—Where Does USAID Fit? 70
High School Essay Contest Winner 71
Visual Diplomacy: Bringing Art to Embassies 72
Classifieds 75
Departments 5
President’s Views—Diplomacy and Patronage Don’t Mix 5
Speaking Out—Public Diplomacy: A View from the Front Line 14
FS Know-How—PD: A View from the Promotion Panel 18
Reflections—Throwing in the Towel in Casablanca 80
Letters 7
Cybernotes 9
Marketplace 13
Books 63
Index to Advertisers 78