May 11, 2021

Farnsworth Delivers Online Lecture on Political Humor

Stephen Farnsworth, Professor of Political Science and Director of the Center for Leadership and Media Studies.

Stephen Farnsworth, Professor of Political Science and Director of the Center for Leadership and Media Studies.

Stephen Farnsworth, professor of political science and director of the University’s Center for Leadership and Media Studies, recently delivered an online lecture, “Political Humor and the American Presidency,” to the Dartmouth Club of Philadelphia. Dr. Farnsworth, a Dartmouth graduate, drew upon his recent book, “Late Night With Trump,” for that online conversation.

Dr. Farnsworth also commented on the following news stories:

Still barred from major platforms, Trump weighs launching new social network (KIMA CBS 29; NBC 15; abc6onyourside.com)

Cuomo crisis recalls Northam’s; supporters say no comparison (The Washington Post; Star Tribune; WSB-TV2)

Seeing Double (The Connection; WVTF)

American Rescue Plan (CTV News Channel)

OPINION: America was woefully unprepared for the pandemic (The DePaulia)

The Never-ending Gun Debate (CTV News Channel)

McClellan vies for governor seat after 15 years in legislature (NBC12; Fauquier-Times)