James Lotter completed his undergraduate degree in Politics and International Relations at the University of Pretoria. He is currently enrolled for an MA (International Studies) in the Department of Political Science at Stellenbosch University. Having lived and studied in the United States, he is now conducting research into themes associated with LGBT & Queer Global Politics as a SARChi: Gender Politics scholar. James is passionate about LGBTQ and Gender activism; through his work he hopes to draw attention to LGBTQ issues particularly within the context of shifting global dynamics and the subsequent reemergence of populist-nationalist politics.
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