Left Bank Of The Mind

Mark Thomas looks at the work of comedians who used humour to undermine authority in 50s America.

Episodes

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0101Mort Sahl: Keep It True And Keep It Funny2001101620020402
0101Mort Sahl: Keep It True And Keep It Funny2001101620020402
0102Tom Lehrer: Ready, Aim, Sing!2001102320020403

Mark Thomas explores the barbed comic genius of Tom Lehrer, one of America's most unlikely anti-establishment voices of the 50s. Rebroadcast 20021112.

0102Tom Lehrer: Ready, Aim, Sing!2001102320020403

Mark Thomas explores the barbed comic genius of Tom Lehrer, one of America's most unlikely anti-establishment voices of the 50s. Rebroadcast 20021112.

0103 LASTLenny Bruce: How To Talk Dirty And Influence People2001103020020404
0103 LASTLenny Bruce: How To Talk Dirty And Influence People2001103020020404