Browse Exhibits (2 total)

Humor in the Wisconsin Uprising

Someone brings a sign to the protest that simpley says, "OMG! It's Tina Fey!" Another protestor brandishes a poster that asks "Govenore Walker Y U No Resign???" The signs are funny, and memorable, but what function do they serve? This exhibit explores the role humor played in the Wisconsin Uprising protests.

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References to Pop Culture and to Historical Conflicts in the Wisconsin Uprising

A look at some images being circulated during the protests which made allusions to popular culture and to broader conflicts in history, possibly to make the protests in Wisconsin more relatable or salient to a wide audience.

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