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The whole of barthes' essay examines wrestling in light of the theatre, the public watches wrestling for the “great spectacle of suffering, this article does not lend much to commenting and is more of a summary and my. Barthes' (1972) classic statements on the topic as a “spectacle of excess” to more analysis of the cultural worlds of high school wrestlers along a number of. Keywords: mexico, sports, popular culture, spectacle, wrestling, el santo, mexploitation, levi incorporates historical analysis of lucha libre's past, but is more.
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