The Dissertation Workshop is a graduate educational seminar open only to graduate students and their advisors. CES invites graduates students who are interested in attending this workshop or in presenting their research, to contact CES Dissertation Workshop coordinators Clare Bradford Anderson and Armando Miano. All workshops will be held virtually during the 2020-2021 academic year. Zoom links for the workshop will be distributed a day in advance to registered participants.
The support for political figures, who would have been considered unelectable in the past, continues to defy the scholarly assertions on political experience, partisan support, and presidential character. Bo Yun Park provides a cultural reassessment of what it means to be “presidential” in France and the United States by investigating what makes a candidate presidential from the vantage point of political consultants and campaign operatives.