“Truth Grinning in a Solemn, Canting World”

in Revel with a Cause

Published by University of Chicago Press

Published in print September 2006 | ISBN: 9780226431642
Published online March 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780226431659 | DOI:
“Truth Grinning in a Solemn, Canting World”

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This chapter focuses on the manner in which satiric artists and performers addressed relations between men and women, social conformity, and the stifling effect of America's mass culture industries.

Keywords: satiric artists; liberal satire; social conformity; mass culture; men; women

Chapter.  15781 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: History of the Americas

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