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Book: Falco and Beyond

Chapter: 9 The 1980s: the stories of Brill(i)ant(in) Brutal

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.20883


While Falco’s beginnings coincide with the swan song of Keynesianism, the early 1980s, when he achieved his early successes, mark the beginning of neoliberalism. Falco is a perfect lens to research neoliberal popular art, because his career began when this system was coming into existence.

Chapter Contributors

  • Ewa Mazierska ( - book-auth-705) 'University of Central Lancashire'