History professor talks presidential humor in Washington Post article

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Head shot of Pete Robinson.

Peter Robinson, associate professor of history, was recently interviewed in a Washington Post article, "What the world looks like when you look like Obama" (June 25, 2016). The article focuses on presidential impersonators.

Dr. Robinson is a leading expert on presidential humor and the author of "The Dance of the Comedians: The People, the President, and the Performance of Political Standup Comedy in America" published by University of Massachusetts Press.

The article can be found here.