Allan M. Winkler

Allan M. Winkler

Allan Winkler is a professor emeritus of history at Miami University in Ohio. He is the author of The Politics of Propaganda: The Office of War Information, 1942-1945 (1978); Home Front, U.S.A.: America During World War II (1986); Life Under a Cloud: American Anxiety About the Atom (1993); and Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Making of Modern America (2006). His most recent book is "To Everything There Is a Season": Pete Seeger and the Power of Song (2009).

Lectures

  • "To Everything There Is a Season": Pete Seeger and the Power of Song
  • Recent American History through Folk Song
  • The Atom and American Life
  • The Lasting Legacy of fdr
  • The World War II Homefront
  • What Informs a Smooth Presidential Transition? Twentieth-Century Examples *


Lectures marked with a * are offered as part of the OAH's initiative, Historians' Perspectives on the Rise of Donald Trump.

Video

“The Lasting Legacy of fdr

This lecture was presented at the Ingram Library of the University of West Georgia in Carrollton, Georgia. Recorded by Julie Dobbs in February 2013.


Slides

“The Lasting Legacy of fdr

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