Monty Python in Its British and International Cultural Contexts or: How to recognise the Spanish I (Monty Python 2010)

Venue: University of Lodz Conference Centre

Location: Lodz, Poland

Event Date/Time: Oct 28, 2010 End Date/Time: Oct 29, 2010
Registration Date: Apr 30, 2010
Early Registration Date: Jan 31, 2010
Abstract Submission Date: Apr 30, 2010
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The suggested areas for discussion will include:
- Monty Python’s humour
- the language of Monty Python
- the visual poetics of Monty Python programmes and films
- Monty Python and the British tradition of humour
- Monty Python and the idea of Britishness
- Monty Python and stereotypes
- cultural subversion and iconoclasm
- Monty Python and counterculture
- The postmodern contexts for Monty Python
- The influence of Monty Python on British/international culture
- The reception of Monty Python abroad (in Poland and elsewhere)