Playing The Fool Subversive Laughter In Troubled Times

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Playing the Fool: Subversive Laughter in Troubled Times by Ralph Lerner

The role of the fool is to provoke the powerful to question their convictions, preferably while avoiding a beating. Fools accomplish this not by hectoring their audience, but by broaching sensitive topics indirectly, often disguising their message in a ...

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Playing the Fool: Subversive Laughter in Troubled Times by Ralph Lerner

The role of the fool is to provoke the powerful to question their convictions, preferably while avoiding a beating. Fools accomplish this not by hectoring their audience, but by broaching sensitive topics indirectly, often disguising their message in a ...

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Playing the Fool: Subversive Laughter in Troubled Times by Ralph Lerner

The role of the fool is to provoke the powerful to question their convictions, preferably while avoiding a beating. Fools accomplish this not by hectoring their audience, but by broaching sensitive topics indirectly, often disguising their message in a ...

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Playing the Fool: Subversive Laughter in Troubled Times by Ralph Lerner

The role of the fool is to provoke the powerful to question their convictions, preferably while avoiding a beating. Fools accomplish this not by hectoring their audience, but by broaching sensitive topics indirectly, often disguising their message in a ...

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