Neal Allen: Conference, Grant, Publication Updates

Neal Allen is presenting “American Democracy Nullified: The Contemporary Republican Filibuster and the Continuing Southern Blockage of Majority Will in the United States” in September¬†at the conference “The Rights of the Political Minority in the United States” at Oxford University in the United Kingdom.

Neal Allen received and used a research grant from the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library in West Branch, Iowa this summer, researching in the papers of Senator Bourke Hickenlooper as part of his research into Civil Rights Legislation in the 1960s.

Neal Allen wrote a chapter on The South in American National Elections in The American Elections of 2012:  Contexts and Consequences, published by Palgrave Press this Spring.