Book Discussion on Women for President

Erika Falk talked about her book Women for President: Media Bias in Eight Campaigns. She examined the campaigns of eight women who have run… read more

Erika Falk talked about her book Women for President: Media Bias in Eight Campaigns. She examined the campaigns of eight women who have run for president through 2004 and compared them with the campaigns of their male opponents. She said that the media has demonstrated gender bias in covering women candidates since the first woman ran for president of the United States in 1872. Following her prepared remarks she answered questions from members of the audience. 

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  • Falk, Erika Associate Chair Johns Hopkins University->Communication in Contemporary Society Program
  • Rutherford, James "Skip" L. Dean University of Arkansas->Clinton School of Public Service

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Book Discussion on Women for President

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202205-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
First Aired:
Apr 12, 2008
Last Aired:
May 5, 2008

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  • Apr 12, 2008 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 13, 2008 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 05, 2008 | 7:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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