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Theater of the Oppressed

glossary of Boalian terms
Community Arts Network
Excerpted from Playing Boal, edited by Mady Schutzman and Jan Cohen-Cruz (Routledge, 1994)
http://www.communityarts.net/readingroom/archive/boalglos.php

CTO-Rio
Center of the Theatre of the Oppressed in Rio de Janero, Brazil
http://www.ctorio.com.br/

Formaat - Theater of the Oppressed bibliography
Formaat
http://www.formaat.org/nl/methodiek/literatuur.php

Formaat - Theater of the Oppressed yellow pages
Formaat
http://www.formaat.org/nl/links/index.php

Augusto Boal

A Brief Introduction to Augusto Boal
Community Arts Network
http://www.communityarts.net/readingroom/archive/boalintro.php

Biography of Boal through 1999
Doug Paterson
http://www.unomaha.edu/~pto/augusto.htm

Bio of Boal
the Barzilain Embassy in London
http://www.brazil.org.uk/page.php?cid=1095&offset=1

Theatre of the Oppressed links
Applied and Interactive Theatre Guide
http://pages.nyu.edu/~as245/AITG/boal.html

Boal and TO links
Justin's Drama and Theatre Links
http://www.theatrelinks.com/genres_styles_practitioners/boal_oppressed.htm

article with images of Boal
Ao! Espaces de la parole [Canadian site in French]
http://www.ao.qc.ca/autodidactique/art/theatre/infoboal.html

Paulo Freire

People You Should Know: Freire
http://www.nl.edu/ace/Resources/Freire.html

Paulo Freire: A Homage
http://www.nl.edu/ace/Homage.html

Instituto Paulo Freire
[site in Portugese]
http://www.paulofreire.org/

Bertolt Brecht

International Brecht Society
http://polyglot.lss.wisc.edu/german/brecht/

Bertolt Brecht in Southern California
http://www.usc.edu/isd/locations/ssh/special/fml/Brecht.html

Bertolt Brecht's FBI file
http://foia.fbi.gov/brecht.htm

Ganser Syndrome

What is Ganser Syndrome?
Cleveland Clinic
http://www.clevelandclinic.org/health/health-info/docs/2800/2823.asp?index=9835

Ganser Syndrome
eMedicine article by Robert C Daly and Can M Savasman
http://www.emedicine.com/med/topic840.htm

Sigbert Josef Maria Ganser
Who Named It
http://www.whonamedit.com/doctor.cfm/1310.html

Dummies

The Cradle Will Rock
film stills and review at Haro Online
http://www.haro-online.com/movies/cradle_will_rock.html

ventriloquist dummy replicas
ventriloquistdolls.com
http://www.ventriloquistdolls.com/pages/vent_dolls/index.html

Automatonophobia (fear of ventriloquist dummies)
at Fears and Phobias
http://altergray.50megs.com/phobia_vent_dummies.html

Vent Haven Museum
http://www.venthaven.com/wsberger.htm

Jesters, Baubles, and Comic Authority

Fooling around the World: The History of the Jester
Beatrice K. Otto at Fathom
http://www.fathom.com/feature/122350

definition of the court jester or fool
The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition at bartleby.com
http://www.bartleby.com/65/fo/fool.html

Foolish Clothing: Depictions of Jesters and Fools in Medieval and Renaissance Art
annotated links by Karen Larsdatter
http://www.geocities.com/karen_larsdatter/foolwear.htm

image of Jester's Bauble
from Chamber's Dictionary, 1901 edition
http://www.chambersharrap.co.uk/chambers/centenary/ills3.php

photo of Jester's Bauble puppet
at Folly's Fables puppet show
http://www.follysfables.com/bauble.html

Charlie Chaplin's speach against fascism from The Great Dictator
http://www.whysanity.net/monos/chaplin.html

Charlie Chaplin's FBI File
http://www.fadetoblack.com/foi/charliechaplin/index.html

J. Edgar Hoover recruited Harpo Marx as a secret agent
Australian Herald Sun
http://www.heraldsun.news.com.au/printpage/0,5481,5726824,00.html

Cards

Fool and Joker cards
Andy's Playing Cards
http://www.geocities.com/a_pollett/cardjokr.htm

Sources of the Symbolism in the Waite/Smith Fool Card
Tarot Passages
http://www.tarotpassages.com/old_moonstruck/oneill/0.htm

Pictoral Key to the Tarot - The Fool
by Arthur Edward Waite, 1910
http://www.sacred-texts.com/tarot/pktar00.htm

History of the Fool card
Tarot Hermit
http://www.tarothermit.com/fool.htm

Tarot card games
Card Games Web Site
http://www.pagat.com/tarot/

Clowns

Avner Eisenberg's site
http://www.avnertheeccentric.com/

picture and bio of Avner the Eccentric
http://www.mimefest.co.uk/avn2002.html

Clown Hall of Fame
http://www.webdom.com/chof/famclow.html

Trickster

Trickster Bibliography
at Trickster's Way, an online journal dedicated to trickster research
http://www.trinity.edu/org/tricksters/materials/Tricksterbib.htm

The Trickster Character in Role Playing Games
by Peter Michaels
http://members.aol.com/pmichaels/glorantha/jestbaub.html

group discussion of Court Jester/Trickster figure in online culture
at Meatball Wiki
http://www.usemod.com/cgi-bin/mb.pl?CourtJester

Trickster architype
Crystal Links
http://www.crystalinks.com/trickster.html

The Borsht Belt

"What the heck is the Borcht Belt?"
Laugh.com
http://www.laugh.com/main_pages/borscht.asp

Digital Carnivalia

superbad - puppet:
http://superbad.com/1/puppet/index.html

jodi.org [circa 1999]
as stolen and archived by 0100101110101101.org
http://www.0100101110101101.org/home/jodi.org/100/index.html

potatoland - riot
http://potatoland.org/riot/

blebnet - lobe
http://www.bleb.net/hive/funiculus.html

submeta
http://submeta.free.fr/