Contribution to Book
Chaplin’s Modern Times: Service work, authenticity, and nonsense at the Red Moon CafeService work: Critical perspectives. (2008)
AbstractProvides a reading of Chaplin's 'Modern Times' focusing specifically on the Red Moon Cafe scene at the end of the movie, and the nonsense song, and discusses Chaplin's commentary on service work and service workers. The paper has now been published in this book. The file attached is the original version presented at a conference in 2004.
- comedy; service work; management; popular culture
EditorMarek Korcynski & Cameron McDonald
Citation InformationJanet G Sayers and Nanette Monin. "Chaplin’s Modern Times: Service work, authenticity, and nonsense at the Red Moon Cafe" LondonService work: Critical perspectives. (2008)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/janet_sayers/6/