David Deschamps

David Deschamps is a co-editor (with Bennett L. Singer) of Gay & Lesbian Stats and a co-author (with Bennett L. Singer) of LGBTQ Stats (both published by The New Press). The co-director of the award-winning PBS documentary Electoral Dysfunction, hosted by Mo Rocca, he lives in Brooklyn.

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News and Reviews

The Gay and Lesbian Review

"A fascinating compilation…there is a lot of new information, even for those who consider themselves well-versed on the topic…as one digests the book, a narrative does develop beyond a mere parade of stats, and it is one of progress.” 

WGBH "Under the Radar"

Authors David Deschamps and Bennett Singer speak with WGBH about LGBTQ Stats, which is the March 2017 selection for “Bookmarked: The Under the Radar Book Club.”

Booklist (starred review)

Booklist calls LGBTQ Stats "an important and indispensable research tool for every library collection"


Books by David Deschamps

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer People by the Numbers

David Deschamps, Bennett Singer