(20) Twain's satirization
of Colt's legacy is evident in his decision to name one of the fictional families responsible for the proliferation of great violence "Shepherdson."
Bach music to this approach, as Peter Schickele states that there is no hidden agenda behind his satirization
of classical music.
Girls reflects Spark's satirization
of poetry and disillusionment with literature, her belief that literature to most people has no abiding value.
Of this gallery of ecclesiastical poltroons, of course, Theobald Pontifex is by far the worst, but mainly because he is the protagonist's father and therefore the one most closely examined and satirized (in The Way of All Flesh, description is satirization
Although the purpose of a Western parody is often to gently satirize the generic conventions of the Western, Western parodies exhibit their own conventions and cliches in that satirization
. A representative sample of Western parodies including Go West (1940), Cat Ballou (1965), Blazing Saddles (1974), Rustlers' Rhapsody (1985), and Shanghai Noon (2000) was chosen for study not only for their variety, but for the similarities between the films as well.
The thesis essentially is that the satirization
of Borba's philosophy, a parody of Positivism and Social Darwinism, is used to illustrate the hypocrisy and instability of Brazilian society.
In Wolfe's satirization
of Conrad's buddy, a man whose every earned dollar goes into a souped-up car with a deafening sound system, we get a searing picture of how the working class has bottomed out.
It is Geertz's functional requirement of "accessibleness" that fits the folktales' strongest criticism and satirization
My project is, on this occasion, to consider how these radical gestures are affected by such categories as race, class, and nationality as they coalesce in Woolf's complex and simultaneous camp exploitation and satirization
[and] Sinclair Lewis-like satirization
of a small-town tea party." The film features a drunk en deacon who welcomes Chaplin's tramp character to town, thinking that he is the new minister.
Against a contemporary environment of peace movements and the occasional demythification of the glories of war, Arthur's success in perpetuating the need for quest and battle becomes a satirization
of the enduring human penchant for war as well as of any attempt to counteract that inclination.
Thorstein Veblen (1857-1929) is best known for his satirization
of consumption in his justly famous The Theory of the Leisure Class (1899).