Sex, Politics, and Putin: Political legitimacy in Russia

February 10, 2016

Sex politics -book cover New Hampshire Public Radio recently interviewed Clark University Political Science Professor Valerie Sperling about her new book, “Sex, Politics, and Putin: Political Legitimacy in Russia.” Sperling explores the ways in which“politicians and political activists in Russia use masculinity, femininity, and homophobia to bolster their legitimacy and to undermine their opponents. Read more on the Clark News Hub >> Listen to the interview now.