The election of Kamala Harris to the office of Vice President of the United States represents several firsts: First woman, first Black woman, first woman of Indian descent. Panelists will discuss the many historic, gender, and racial implications of the Harris vice presidency for American politics today.
Join the Rooney Center for the Study of American Democracy and the Klau Center for Civil and Human Rights as we explore this singular moment in US political history.
Associate Professor of History and American Studies
Tower Center Fellow
John G. Tower Center, Southern Methodist University
Professor of Political Science
Director, Rooney Center for the Study of American Democracy
Packey J. Dee Professor of American Democracy