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Clowning as critical practice

performance humor in the South Pacific

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Published by University of Pittsburgh Press in Pittsburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Papua New Guinea,
  • Papua New Guinea.
    • Subjects:
    • Papuans -- Humor.,
    • Clowning -- Papua New Guinea.,
    • Philosophy, Papuan.,
    • Sex role -- Papua New Guinea.,
    • Papuans -- Social conditions.,
    • Papua New Guinea -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementWilliam E. Mitchell, editor.
      SeriesASAO monograph ;, no. 13
      ContributionsMitchell, William E.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU740.42 .C595 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 227 p. ;
      Number of Pages227
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1743085M
      ISBN 100822937344, 0822954877
      LC Control Number92050195

      In the Preface to the book Clowning as Critical Practice, William Mitchell recounts his attendance at a ‘curing festival’ in the ‘Wape society’ where he was engaged in anthropological field research between and (, p. vii). He explains, ‘I witnessed performances I could only call clowning’ (Mitchell, , p. vii). He.   Buy Clown Training 1st ed. by Davison, Jon (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(7).

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Clown Magic: by David Ginn; Be a Clown!: By Mark Stolzenberg. King delivers a volume that blends an insider's view of the evolution of clowning practice in Colombia with a critical analysis of the social, political, and economic forces that have helped to shape Throughout the book, King's insider understanding of the art of clowning and his participation in some of the acts provide keen insight and cogent.

Book reviews Book reviews William E. Mitchell, editor: Clowning äs Critical Practice: Performance Humor in the South Pacific.

ASAO Monograph Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, pp. Despite the burgeoning of scholarly and populär writing on humor during the last two decades, there are not many books which concentrate on specific aspects of humor. WELCOME TO CLOWNINGan online "book" centralizing Andrew ("Drizzle") Bedno's research, and Susan ("Sweetie") Hooper's experience, on the subject of clowning.

The chapters below sequentially covers the required skills for professional level clowning in order of importance, from fundamentals to graduation. “King delivers a volume that blends an insider's view of the evolution of clowning practice in Colombia with a critical analysis of the social, political, and economic forces that have helped to shape that evolution Throughout the book, King's insider understanding of the art of clowning and his participation in some of the acts provide.

Critical practice is the methodology used by a critic or observer to understand and evaluate a field of sometimes the fields of knowledge studied are academic, non-academic fields such as merchandising, law enforcement and medical clinical practice have been extensively studied.

Therapeutic clowning in pediatric practice. Support of and communication with parents and healthcare professionals is critical. The proposed model of the clown effect can help shape future. CLOWNS, COMEDIANS, FOOLS, TRICKSTERS, ROGUES, AND PICAROS, PAGE 2 Fite, Bruce.

Creative Clowning. Colorado Springs: Java Publications, Fuller, Fred. • Clowning as Critical Practice: Performance Humor in the South Pacific, a collection of essays edited by William Mitchell, looks at the satirical role played by clown figures in these cultures and shows that women do indeed have a significant role.

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