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Comedy at the edge: how stand-up in the 1970s changed America

Comedy at the edge: how stand-up in the 1970s changed America

Zoglin, Richard

In the rock-and-roll 1970s, a new kind of outlaw hero emerged on the American cultural scene. Joining the guitar slingers and underground writers of the previous decade was an edgy mixture of social commentator and rock star: the stand-up comic. In this book, Zoglin gives a backstage view of that outrageous time

Hardback, Book. English.
Published New York; London: Bloomsbury, 2008
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  • Newton Park – One available in Main Collection 792.23/ZOG

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Statement of responsibility: Richard Zoglin
ISBN: 1582346240, 9781582346243
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: 247 p.
Subject: Performing Arts.; Stand-up comedy; Stand-up comedy United States History 20th century.