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By Lisa Stein Haven

This booklet makes a speciality of the re-invigoration of Charlie Chaplin’s Little Tramp character in the United States from the purpose at which Chaplin reached the acme of his disfavor within the States, promoted via the media, via his departure from the USA eternally in 1952, and finishing together with his demise in Switzerland in 1977.  by way of contemplating factions of the USA as different as 8mm movie creditors, Beat poets and writers and readers of Chaplin biographies, this cultural examine determines conclusively that Chaplin’s Little Tramp by no means died, yet actually skilled a resurgence, which begun slowly even sooner than 1950 and used to be thoroughly in impact via 1965 after which proven by means of 1972, the 12 months within which Chaplin again to the U.S. for the ultimate time, to obtain accolades in either manhattan and l. a., the place he obtained an Oscar for a life of fulfillment in film.

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