Scholarly Publications

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We are One: Understanding the Maintenance of Black Democratic Party Loyalty. with Chryl Laird, Ismail White, and Corrine McConnaughy. Forthcoming at the Journal of Politics


A Certain Type of Descriptive Representative?: Understanding How Skin Tone and Gender Influences Black Politics with Camille Burge and Rachel Cuomo. the Journal of Politics 

Not Set in Stone: Investigating the Determining Factors in Confederate Statue Removal with Chryl Laird, Ray Block, Andrea Benjamin, and Jared Clemons. PS: Political Science & Politics

Missing the Mark?- An Exploration of Targeted Campaign Advertising’s Effect on African American Political Engagement with Camille Burge and Chryl Laird. Politics, Groups, and Identities

The Power of Post Racial: An Exploration of Post-Racial Rhetoric’s Influence on Candidate Evaluations with Chryl Laird. Politics, Groups, and Identities 

Working Papers

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The Chosen One: How Community Commitment makes Certain Representatives More Preferable

"Does It Matter if You're Black or White? Understanding the Bounds of Descriptive Representation" with Jared Clemons

"Looking to the Left: Democrats, Affirmative Action, and White Racial Attitudes" with Yangzi Zhao

"All things Equal: Exploring the Predictors of Belief in Racial Wage Gap Misinformation" with Chryl Laird