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One of the most innovative comedic programs to air on television, Monty Python's Flying Circus was a mix of the carnivalesque and the critical. The show has become famous for eschewing many of the conventions of situation comedy, the fully formed and coherent script, narrative closure, predictable characters, and the decorum associated with presentation. Its curious transa ...more
Paperback, 120 pages
Published March 29th 2005 by Wayne State University Press (first published March 28th 2005)
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Apr 18, 2012 rated it really liked it
This is the most academic view of Monty Python that I have thus far encountered. Quite well-written, it was interesting to read the Flying Circus critically examined like this. It definitely made me want to watch and rewatch large numbers of episodes!
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