October 1, 2013
This is an edited excerpt from the introduction to the book “Coming Out of the Closet: Exploring LGBT Issues in Strategic Communication with Theory and Research,” edited by Natalie T.J. Tindall and Richard D. Waters (Peter Lang Publishing, First edition, 2013).
Diversity is most often conceptualized along gender and racial lines, and the LGBT community has largely been ignored by strategic communication scholars. This book extends the discussion of diversity beyond race and gender, and aims to include new perspectives, audiences and stakeholders.
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