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Buskers enrich our streets and laws don’t have to hinder – they can help

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Abstract


  • Street performers have been part of cityscapes for centuries, yet buskers have often had an ambiguous relationship with the law. At various times they have been policed as “beggars in disguise,” or treated as an urban nuisance.

Publication Date


  • 2016

Citation


  • L. McNamara & J. Quilter, 'Buskers enrich our streets and laws don’t have to hinder – they can help' (2016) 14 April The Conversation 1-3.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=3337&context=lhapapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/lhapapers/2329

Number Of Pages


  • 2

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 3

Volume


  • 14 April

Place Of Publication


  • Australia

Abstract


  • Street performers have been part of cityscapes for centuries, yet buskers have often had an ambiguous relationship with the law. At various times they have been policed as “beggars in disguise,” or treated as an urban nuisance.

Publication Date


  • 2016

Citation


  • L. McNamara & J. Quilter, 'Buskers enrich our streets and laws don’t have to hinder – they can help' (2016) 14 April The Conversation 1-3.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=3337&context=lhapapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/lhapapers/2329

Number Of Pages


  • 2

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 3

Volume


  • 14 April

Place Of Publication


  • Australia