Oscar Winberg is a postdoctoral researcher at the John Morton Center for North American Studies at the University of Turku. His dissertation looked at the role of television entertainment in American political life and his current research project studies congressional challenges of television news in the 1970s.

Book review: The Presidency of Donald J. Trump: A First Historical Assessment

With The Presidency of Donald J. Trump (2022) a prominent group of historians take on the challenge of providing a first historical assessment of an administration which editor Julian Zelizer describes as ‘unlike anything else American democracy had experienced in recent decades, if ever’ Oscar Winberg, PhD, reviews new book where leading historians provide perspective Donald Trump’s four turbulent years in the White House. Continue reading