The Comedians

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  • The Comedians
  • Kliph Nesteroff
  • 20 November 2018
  • 1978603908

About the Author: Kliph Nesteroff

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The Comedians In The Comedians, comedy historian Kliph Nesteroff brings to life a century of American comedy with real life characters, forgotten stars, mainstream heroes, and counterculture iconoclasts Based on over 200 original interviews and extensive archival research, Nesteroff s groundbreaking work is a narrative exploration of the way comedians have reflected, shaped, and changed American culture over the past 100 years.Starting with the vaudeville circuit at the turn of the last century, Nesteroff introduces the first stand up comedian an emcee who abandoned physical shtick for straight jokes After the repeal of Prohibition, Mafia run supper clubs replaced speakeasies, and mobsters replaced vaudeville impresarios as the comedian s primary employer In the 1950s, the late night talk show brought stand up to a wide public, while Lenny Bruce, Mort Sahl, and Jonathan Winters attacked conformity and staged a comedy rebellion in coffeehouses From comedy s part in the Civil Rights movement and the social upheaval of the late 1960s to the first comedy clubs of the 1970s and the cocaine fueled comedy boom of the 1980s, The Comedians culminates with a new era of media driven celebrity in the 21st century. New Read The Comedians by Kliph Nesteroff For Kindle ePUB or eBook – johndore.co.uk

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