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Freaks, geeks & strange girls : sideshow banners of the great American midway / Randy Johnson ... [et al.] ; contributions from Glen C. Davies ... [et al.]

By: Johnson, Randy J, 1956-Contributor(s): Davies, Glen CMaterial type: TextTextPublication details: San Francisco : Last Gasp Publ., 2004 Description: 168 p. (6 folded) : ill. (some col.) ; 22 x 28 cmISBN: 086719622X; 9780867196221Other title: Freaks, geeks and strange girls | Sideshow banners of the great American midwaySubject(s): Carnival banners -- United States | Fairground art -- United States | Folk art -- United States | Side show -- Förenta staterna | Cirkus -- Förenta staterna | Cirkusartister -- Förenta staterna | Cirkus -- Fanor och banderollerOther classification: Iköd-qa
Contents:
Introduction : Depicting the demons, inside and out / Lisa Stone & Randy Johnson -- The truth is stranger than fiction / Johnny Meah -- Alive and on the inside : historical notes on sideshow paintings & banners / John Polacsek -- Cunning crafters of dreams / Johnny Meah -- Memorial to the milestones / Glen C. Davies -- Larger than life : positively fat / Jim Secreto -- Totally tattooed : the self-made freaks of the circus and sideshow / Steve Gilbert -- Lure of the sideshow : denial/desire / Dale Slusser -- The dope show / Teddy Varndell.
Holdings
Item type Home library Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Book Book Biblioteket Brinellvägen
Iköd Freaks 1 Available 43731008930
Total holds: 0

Includes bibliographical references (p. 161).

Introduction : Depicting the demons, inside and out / Lisa Stone & Randy Johnson -- The truth is stranger than fiction / Johnny Meah -- Alive and on the inside : historical notes on sideshow paintings & banners / John Polacsek -- Cunning crafters of dreams / Johnny Meah -- Memorial to the milestones / Glen C. Davies -- Larger than life : positively fat / Jim Secreto -- Totally tattooed : the self-made freaks of the circus and sideshow / Steve Gilbert -- Lure of the sideshow : denial/desire / Dale Slusser -- The dope show / Teddy Varndell.

Originally published: Honolulu, Hawaii : Hardy Marks Publications, c1996.

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