Symbolism Of The Liverpool Banner

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Liverpool FC football communities are a group of people with a common background, shared interest within society, who are socially and culturally enriched. Their descendants and origins date back to early times when reading and writing was predominately reserved for the clergy, and the majority of people were unable to read or write. As an example of art, the football supporters have various means for achieving social movement flags, banners, and organizational slogans that rely on people’s collective memory to mobilize. As with social movement, the emblem had tremendous rhetorical power as it easily drew people’s attention, by either who are present or those who viewed through a secondary medium, such as televised football matches or a newspaper. Such symbolism of art on Banners can enrich lives by focusing attention to the message. The Banner is considered in a specified way as a communication tool by popular protest - from labour movements, religious marches and political protests - to relay their messages using slogans and symbols to the public. On the Liverpool Banner, using the names of the fans who died form a large "96", created intertextuality on two levels. The first being which the number is of considerable size that those too far away, to read the individual victims names, will still be able to engage with the message and the horrible events of 15th April 1989. Secondly, it draws an observer in to look closer at the number and read the names of each
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