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Humor in America

an anthology

by Enid Veron

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Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • College readers,
  • American wit and humor

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Enid Veron.
    ContributionsVeron, Enid.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1122 .H82
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 350 p. :
    Number of Pages350
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4874807M
    ISBN 10015540475X
    LC Control Number76001416
    OCLC/WorldCa2424250

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    In Ethnic Humor in Multiethnic America, David Gillota explores the ways in which contemporary comic works both reflect and participate in national conversations about race and ethnicity. Gillota investigates the manner in which various humorists respond to multiculturalism and the increasing diversity of the American population. “Humor in America” (HA!) is a blog dedicated to the discussion of humor and humor studies in America. Affiliated with the "Humor in America Project" at the University of Texas at Austin. Posts are the work and responsibility of the authors and are not edited by the Managing Editor or endorsed by the University.


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Humor in America by Enid Veron Download PDF EPUB FB2

Primarily descriptive rather than theoretical, each chapter is organized to provide an overview of a specific genre of expression or a significant topic in modern humor.

Subjects range from literature, the comic strip, film, broadcast humor, the magazine, and standup comedy, to racial and ethnic humor, women's humor, and political by: 1.

Humor in America: An Anthology Paperback – June 1, by Enid Veron (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsCited by: 2. The Humor Prism in Twentieth-Century America explores to what extent and in what ways American humor in the twentieth century reflects history, examining the dynamics and disguised messages behind humor.

The first section of this volume concentrates on patterns of humor in the twentieth : Paperback. The Humor in America series considers humor as an expression that reflects key concerns of people in specific times and places. A webpage for the book series Humor in America published by Penn State University Press.

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The author of six books, he is the first-ever winner of the National Press Club’s humor award and a two-time finalist for the Thurber Prize for American Humor. He has been called a “Swiftian satirist” (The Wall Street Journal), and “America’s satire king” (The Daily Beast).

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It has won several awards, and generated some controversy. An updated trade paperback edition was published in as a "Teacher's Edition", with updated coverage of Genre: Humor.

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There is some humor, but it ends up mostly sad and depressing. The Wit and Humor of America contains poems, letters, articles, chapters from books, limericks, short sketches and plays. It was published in It was published in Some of the themes and jokes seem dated, and politically incorrect but the essential fun is undeniable and this book makes a nice read for the times when you have a couple 3/5(1).

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Welcome to the home of Studies in American Humor, the journal of the American Humor Studies Association. Founded by the American Humor Studies Association in and published continuously sinceStAH specializes in humanistic research on humor in America (loosely defined) because the universal human capacity for humor is always expressed within the.

Humor in America: an anthology. [Enid Veron;] American wit and humor Lectures et morceaux choisis (Enseignement supérieur) Additional Physical Format: Humor in America. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Enid Veron.

Find more information about: ISBN. The Humor in America series considers humor as an expression that reflects key concerns of people in specific times and places. The series engages the full range of the field, from literature, theater, and stand-up comedy to comics, radio, and other media in which humor addresses American experiences.

Humor from The New Yorker, including news satire by Andy Borowitz, funny cartoons and comics, Daily Shouts, and Shouts & Murmurs.

Harvey Kurtzman created MAD, and MAD revolutionized humor in America. Kurtzman's groundwork as the original editor, artist, and sole writer of MAD provided the foundation for one of the greatest publishing successes of the 20th century/5.

Hardcover., Children's Literature-America 1st. read or opened. new. d.j. Please email for info concerning any book or dust jacket. If d.j. does not appear in description, it means there is no dust jacket. Photos on request. Some books may have remainder marks.

Heavy and/or oversized books require additional postage. Seller. His humor is not mere funniness and diversion; he is a humorist in the fundamental and large sense, as are Cervantes, Rabelais, and Mark Twain.

No book is duller than a book of jokes, for what is refreshing in small doses becomes nauseating when perused in large assignments. Humor in literature. Humor in America. likes. : a blog dedicated to the discussion of humor and humor studies in America. Contributors are welcome to submit on any aspect of American Followers:.

Buy a cheap copy of Classic Jewish Humor in America book by Henry D. Spalding. American Jewish humor began with the early colonial settlers, the Jews, who first arrived in New Amsterdam (now New York) from Brazil in 4/5(1).The Humor Prism in Twentieth-Century America explores to what extent and in what ways American humor in the twentieth century reflects history, examining the dynamics and disguised messages behind humor.

The first section of this volume concentrates on patterns of humor in the twentieth century.4/5(1).The Humor in America series considers humor as anexpression that reflects key concerns of people in specific times and places. The series engages the full range of the field, from literature, theater, and stand-up comedy to comics, radio, and other media in which humor addresses American experiences.