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Walt Kelly and Pogo: The Art of the Political Swamp

James Eric Black ; foreword by Mark Burstein
Format
Book
Published
Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2016.
Language
English
ISBN
9780786479870 (softcover : alk. paper)
Summary
"Walt Kelly's Pogo was one of the most popular comic strips of the 1950s and the first to reference politics of the day. This comprehensive biography of Kelly reveals the life of a conflicted man and unravels the symbolism and wordplay of his art for modern readers"--
Contents
  • Getting back there from here
  • The cartoon journalist
  • Making money and having fun
  • Everyone's equal in the swamp
  • The evolution of politics in Pogo
  • The Cold War gets hot
  • Simple J. Malarkey.
Description
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Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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