What Launching “Disruptive Play” Loki-ed Like.

Shepherd
May 17, 2022

What Launching “Disruptive Play” Loki-ed Like.

This is how we partied in 2018, at the book launch party for Disruptive Play: The Trickster in Politics and Culture. And lest we forget, Godfather II and The Empire Strikes Back were as good or better than the blockbusters that preceded them. Please don’t block THIS buster, and come to the Book LaunchTalkParty for Tricking Power into Performing Acts of Love, on Sunday June 5 at the sparkling Jewelbox Theater. Tix are free, butcha gotta have one. Get ’em

HERE!


 

 

Back Back to Blog

Related Posts

It’s Another 50th Anniversary!

February 22, 2024

HEY PLAYSTERS! Apropos of nothing, I want to share with you an excerpt from Disruptive Play: The Trickster in Politics and Culture. Well, not quite nothing. For the most direct route to Trickster essence is through its Great American Icon, Bugs Bunny. When I wrote Disruptive Play, not so long ago, I was certain that...

Learn More

International Trickster Day is January 17!

January 16, 2024

This year, we observe the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday on January 15th. May that transcendent leader for civil rights, a just society, and spiritual growth continue to inspire. But EVERY year, January 17th is International Trickster Day (I hereby declare). No fewer than six of history’s great tricksters were born on this day,...

Learn More

TRICKSTER GAZETTE: Halloween Sports Edition

October 31, 2023

The Buster Keaton of Baseball Creator: Wally Gobetz <<<<<<   SLAPSTICK! It can be defined as the exaggeration of physical comedy to the point of seeming violence—the pratfall, the pie in the face, the collapsing building—but slapstick speaks a language more profound: the conveyance of the child’s premoral playfulness, without any signaling of good or...

Learn More