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Stewart-Winter wins for 'Queer Clout'
Special to the online edition of Windy City Times
2017-02-07

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Timothy Stewart-Winter—who once studied history at the University of Chicago and associate professor of U.S. history and co-director of the Queer Newark Oral History Project in New Jersey—is the co-winner of the 2017 John Boswell Prize for his book, Queer Clout: Chicago and the Rise of Gay Politics.

The John Boswell Prize is awarded every other year by the Committee on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender History for "an outstanding book on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, transsexual, and/or queer history published in English" in the past two years.

Queer Clout, which is Stewart-Winter's first book, traces the role of big-city municipal politics in the gay movement's path from the closets to the corridors of power.


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