Pranksters

Kembrew McLeod talked about his book, Pranksters: Making Mischief in the Modern World, in which he discusses the history of pranking since the… read more

Kembrew McLeod talked about his book, Pranksters: Making Mischief in the Modern World, in which he discusses the history of pranking since the time of Benjamin Franklin. Professor McLeod argued that pranks are part of a long tradition of social critique in the United States. In his book, he profiles pranksters like the Yippies, Alan Abel, ACT UP, WITCH (Women’s International Terrorist Conspiracy from Hell), and the Yes Men. This event was hosted by Prairie Lights Bookstore in Iowa City, Iowa. close

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Pranksters

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Program ID:
318865-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Iowa City, Iowa, United States
First Aired:
May 11, 2014 | 5:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jun 30, 2014 | 6:24am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • May 11, 2014 | 5:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 30, 2014 | 6:24am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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