Mock funeral  

From The Art and Popular Culture Encyclopedia

Jump to: navigation, search

Related e

Google
Wikipedia
Wiktionary
Wiki Commons
Wikiquote
Wikisource
YouTube
Shop


Featured:
Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
Enlarge
Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
mock, funeral

On October 6 , 1967 , those remaining in the Haight staged a mock funeral, "The Death of the Hippie" ceremony, to signal the end of the to signal the end of the played-out scene. Mary Kasper explained the message of the mock funeral as follows:

“We wanted to signal that this was the end of it, don't come out. Stay where you are! Bring the revolution to where you live. Don't come here because it's over and done with."




Unless indicated otherwise, the text in this article is either based on Wikipedia article "Mock funeral" or another language Wikipedia page thereof used under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License; or on original research by Jahsonic and friends. See Art and Popular Culture's copyright notice.

Personal tools