Bitches, politics, and power

Moore, L 2018, Bitches, politics, and power , in: Mixed Bill's Comedy and Power Conference 2018, 9th-10th November 2018, Sheffield Hallam University.

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Abstract

This paper is based on the comedian Luisa Omielan’s latest touring show Politics for Bitches (2018). Omielan’s authentic comic voice is emerging in her exploration of the politics of gender, class, power and death. In this paper I discuss Omielan’s comic expression of these major issues and themes, and question the source of her emerging sense of anger in revealing where the power really resides.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Schools: Schools > School of Arts & Media
Journal or Publication Title: Mixed Bill's Comedy and Power Conference 2018
Depositing User: USIR Admin
Date Deposited: 22 Jul 2020 14:03
Last Modified: 22 Jul 2020 14:15
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/57680

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