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The Politics of Carnival

Festive Misrule in Medieval England (Manchester Medieval Studies)

by Chris Humphrey

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Published by Manchester University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British & Irish history: c 1000 to c 1500,
  • Customs,
  • Social history,
  • c 1000 CE to c 1500,
  • Medieval,
  • Manners And Customs,
  • Medieval World History (Circa 450 - Circa 1450),
  • Sociology,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • England,
  • Customs & Traditions,
  • General,
  • Political Science / General,
  • Carnival,
  • History,
  • Political aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7839920M
    ISBN 100719056020
    ISBN 109780719056024

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The Politics of Carnival: Festive Misrule in Medieval England (Manchester Medieval Studies) Paperback – July 6, Cited by: The nine The Politics of Carnival book cover topics such as women in Carnival, the politics and poetics of Carnival, Carnival and cultural memory, Carnival as a tourist enterprise, the steelband music of Carnival, Calypso music on the world stage, Carnival and rap, and Carnival as a global : Paperback.

The Politics of Carnival: Festive Misrule in Medieval England. In recent years there has been a surge of interest in the popular medieval festival. The most remarkable of its many genres was misrule, those festive occasions on which a temporary and dynamic upside-down world of boy-bishops and Christmas kings was created.

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Carnival Politics and the Territory of the Street in Constellations of the Transnational. Author The articles in this book do not focus on the external boundaries of and European Integration, as well as appealing to broader Social Science audiences concerned with the politics and policy of cultural diversity.

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On Politics book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. With a style that combined biting sarcasm with the language of the free /5. The University of Chicago Press. Books Division. Chicago Distribution Center.

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Cohen, A,“Drama and politics in the development of a London Carnival” Man 15 65 – 87 Google Scholar | Crossref Cohen, A,“A polyethnic London Carnival as a contested cultural performance” Ethnic and Racial Studies 5 23 – 41Cited by: -- -from On PoliticsWith a style that combined biting sarcasm with the "language of the free lunch counter," Mencken shook politics and politicians for nearly half a century.

The political arena afforded Mencken a special opportunity to showcase his talents.5/5(1). Actress, the Bishop & the Carnival Queen / Published: () The politics of carnival: festive misrule in medieval England / by: Humphrey, Chris.

Published: () The Trinidad carnival; mandate for a national theatre. by: Hill, Errol. Published: (). This book shows how Carnival under British colonial rule became a locus of resistance as well as an exercise and affirmation of power.

Carnival is both a space of theatricality and a site of politics, where the playful, participatory aspects are appropriated by countervailing forces seeking to influence, control, channel or redirect : Palgrave Macmillan.

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Plebian Culture and The Structure of Authority in Renaissance England. By Michael D. Bristol. Edition 1st Edition. First Published The festive agon: the politics of Carnival. Get this from a library.

The politics of carnival: festive misrule in medieval England. [Chris Humphrey]. White’s observation that questions concerning ‘the politics of Carnival cannot be. resolved outside of a close historical examination of particular conjunctures’ (Stallybrass & White,p.

16), my chief concern is to ask how emergent, preferred, and/or alternative readings of carnival Author: Philip Whalen. With a style that combined biting sarcasm with the "language of the free lunch counter," Henry Louis Mencken shook politics and politicians for nearly half a century.

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Green, Philip W. Scher, and an international group of scholars explore Carnival as a reflection of the nation and culture of Trinidad and Trinidadians worldwide. The nine essays cover topics such as women in Carnival, the politics and Cited by: On politics: a carnival of buncombe.

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The carnival is seen as the truth about humanity; the rest of the year an elaborate and tiresome charade of hypocrisy and cant. And Carnival enacts Author: Edward Docx. Editor Milla Cozart Riggio presents a body of work that takes the reader on a fascinating journey exploring the various aspects of carnival - its traditions, its history, its music, its politics - and prefaces each section with an illuminating by: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: The invention of traditional mas and the politics of gender / Pamela R.

Franco --The masquerader-anthropologist: the poetics and politics of studying carnival / Patricia A. De Freitas --Authenticity, commerce, and nostalgia in the Trinidad carnival. Being a big fan of L.C. Hu's work, I was very excited to read 'The Midnight Carnival: One Night Only'.

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Franco, offers an. “Governing Sound is a brilliant and original work, a vivid, accessible, and engaging book about calypso music and the cultural politics of Trinidad-Tobago. Guilbault’s deft blend of interviews, observations, and analyses reveals how popular music serves as a sensitive register of historical change, as a crucible of new social identities and.

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Also, large puppets, stick fighters, and stilt dancers began to make their appearances into carnival festivities. African dance and music traditions also transformed the early carnival celebrations in the Americas.John Lithgow's exhilarating word play, inspired by Camille Saint-Saëns's composition, provides a narrative arc to the piece for the first time.

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