Public Conversations Project fosters constructive dialogue where conflicts are driven by differences in identity, beliefs, and values.

  • 25for25
    It's been nearly 25 years since our founding associates began their work in the field of public discourse. In honor of this coming milestone, we're offering $25 off all spring workshops - including our new Salon series. READ MORE
  • Forks in the Road
    Join our alumni community for its first gathering on April 8. READ MORE
  • On Dialogue and Democracy in Nigeria
    Dave Joseph shares his perspective on fraught Nigerian elections, and the glimmers of hope there. READ MORE
  • New Workshop Opportunities
    Public Conversations offers new learning opportunities with our Salons and Workshop Series. READ MORE
  • Our Method
    We all know what it feels like to have a good, constructive, respectful conversation. Our method is designed to help people have the conversation they need to have about some of the most difficult topics.  READ MORE
  • Our Impact
    At Public Conversations, we say "shifts happen." Learn about the shifts that have taken place for our clients and partners after working with our practitioners. READ MORE
Mar 23, 2015
Public Conversations is approaching its 25th Anniversary, marking a quarter-century since our founding associates began their work in the field of public discourse. That's 25 years of building healthier dialogue, asking better questions,... READ MORE >
Mar 9, 2015
We asked our alumni how they wanted to engage with Public Conversations Project, and they offered some specific ideas: community and continued learning. We are excited to invite you to join our first alumni gathering this spring, designed... READ MORE >
Feb 12, 2015
"People can absolutely not imagine having a conversation with someone that they really, really differ with. And there's so much surprise that they can make a connection with someone that they really differ with." Public Conversations... READ MORE >
Robert R. Stains, Jr., MEd | Video

Dialogue: A Virtual Workshop is a series of 12 videos sharing the basics of the Public Conversations Project’s approach to dialogue.

Dialogue on public issues
Mar 3, 2015

[Editor's note: Tim Mosman is an alumni of Public Conversations Project's open enrollment workshops.]