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Diversifying the Political Pipeline: Race, Gender and Candidate Recruitment in Canadian Politics

November 23, 2017 at 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

Location:A602 Loeb Building
Cost:Free

The Bell Chair in Canadian Parliamentary Democracy presents:

Diversifying the Political Pipeline: Race, Gender and Candidate Recruitment in Canadian Politics
Erin Tolley, University of Toronto

Erin Tolley is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Toronto. Her research examines the impact of socio-demographic diversity on Canadian politics and political institutions. She is the author of Framed: Media and the Coverage of Race in Canadian Politics (UBC Press, 2016). Her current projects include an analysis of candidate recruitment and selection by Canada’s political parties, an experimental study of the impact of race and gender on vote choice, and an examination of media coverage of immigrants and refugees.