Political Pranks: The Performance of Radical Humor, 2000 PDF
- Vanderford, Audrey L.
- Political Pranks: The Performance of Radical Humor
- 0.02 linear feet
- Collection Number
- Audrey L. Vanderford was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. Collection includes this student's folklore thesis.
- University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
1287 University of Oregon
- Access Restrictions
Collection is open for access in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.
- Publication of this finding aid was supported in whole or part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by Oregon State Library.
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This thesis examines the preformance of political pranks by conemporary radical activists and anarchists. Pranks, used symbolically to subvert authority and collapse hieracrhy, have become important tools for grassroot political movements.
Use of the CollectionReturn to Top
Collection is open for use in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.
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- Subject Terms :
- practical jokes
- Subculture - Activists
- Form or Genre Terms :
- Fieldwork project