The younger Rains followed, making his stage debut at the age of eleven in "Nell of Old Drury. Rains decided to come to America in and the New York theater, but with the outbreak of World War I the next year, he returned to serve with a Scottish regiment in Europe. He remained in England, honing his acting talents, bolstered with instruction patronized by the founder of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, Herbert Beerbohm Tree. It was not long before his talent garnered him acknowledgment as one of the leading stage actors on the London scene.
My research interests are in the fields of American political behavior, public opinion, minority politics, and urban and local politics. My research has considered, among other issues, how the election of minority officeholders affects citizens' perceptions of their government and their interest in politics and public affairs; how neighborhood environments shape racial and political attitudes among Black Americans; the roots of competition and cooperation between minority groups, with a particular focus on relations between Black Americans and Latinos; processes of immigrant political incorporation; and the consequences of housing mobility programs for political participation among the poor, drawing on evidence from the Moving To Opportunity demonstration program. I bring many of these interests to my undergraduate and graduate advising and teaching, including my courses on Post-Civil Rights Black Politics; Democratic Citizenship; and Politics of Race, Ethnicity and Immigration co-taught with Jennifer Hochschild. Before joining the Department of Government in September , I was an assistant professor of political science at Stanford University from to , and an associate professor tenured from to From to , I was a Visiting Fellow at the Public Policy Institute of California where I conducted research and published a monograph that examined voter participation in minority-dominated congressional districts. Skip to main content. Main Menu Utility Menu Search.
I even got mad about it on Twitter and wrote about it elsewhere on the internet. After months of wanting nothing to do with the game I was finally worn down by the recommendations and repeated assurances of those who swore up and down I would enjoy the game. I am enjoying it, for the most part.
His book of poetry, Harlem Shadows was among the first books published during the Harlem Renaissance. His book of collected poems, Selected Poems , was published posthumously. His father, Thomas McKay was a peasant, but had enough property to qualify to vote.
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