On Friday 13th October, one member of the electro comedy duo Cassetteboy will speak in Dr. Nicola Mann’s AVC 4205 Introduction to Visual Culture class. Cassetteboy are known for their ‘mashups’ of celebrities such as David Cameron and Alan Sugar.
Several of the duo’s videos have gone viral, securing millions of views on Youtube. Cassetteboy are perhaps best known for their”Cameron’s Conference Rap” (2014), featuring cut-up clips of the then British Prime Minister David Cameron speaking at the annual Conservative Party Conference, set to Eminem’s “Lose Yourself”.
Join us to discuss issues connected to culture-jamming, online cut and paste mischief-making, and political humour in visual culture!
Day: Friday 13th October
Location: LEC 2, Taylor Library, Hill Campus.