LGBT Politics: Recent Research and Unanswered Questions


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  • Speaker: Donald P. Haider-Markel, Professor of Political Science, University of Kansas
  • Host Department: Political Science
  • Date: 03/29/2013
  • Time: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

  • Location: Eldersveld Room, Haven Hall

  • Description:

    Haider-Markel is a leading figure in the study of LGBT issues in political science. His most recent book, published in 2010, is called "Out and Running: Gay and Lesbian Candidates, Elections, and Policy Representation". It addresses the role of candidates' sexual orientation in state elections and the subsequent influence of gay legislators on policy. He has also co-edited a new volume due out later this year, entitled "Transgender Rights and Politics".

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