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Published: 03 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385325-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8532-5
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389774-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8977-4
Series: Next wave
Published: 31 March 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377030-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7703-0
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By Anikó Imre
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 03 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7446-6
...Genres of Humor This is the first of two chapters about comedic genres. It first explains that, rather than a government-controlled soapbox that repelled humor, much of socialist TV programming was actually perceived by audiences as comic because socialism itself was absurdly comical...
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383505-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8350-5
Published: 15 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003403-019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0340-3
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-032
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
Published: 01 March 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059059-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5905-9
... and stories by Bobby Holcomb, André Marere, Cronos, THS!, Alexandre Moeava Ata, and Albert Wendt, this chapter explores how antinuclear artists and writers from Tahiti and Samoa have addressed this plague. These artists stand out for their choice to talk about death and diseases by turning to humor, parody...
Series: Sinotheory
Published: 05 January 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027812-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2781-2
... Chapter 2 examines digital humor practices on the Chinese internet during SARS and argues for the community-building and sociality-affirming functions of nonpolitics-driven epidemic humor. The chapter explores how epidemic humor was pervasive across both personal digitized networks and public...
Book Chapter

By Anikó Imre
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 03 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7446-6
... comedy satire humor cabaret television ...
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By Lori Merish
... Marcel Duchamp readymade signature identity humor ...
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By Jan Olsson
Published: 25 February 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7602-6
... reception humor Selznick studio Photojournalism grotesque ...
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By Anaïs Maurer
Published: 01 March 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5905-9
... cancer radioactivity humor Ari'oi fale aitu ...
Published: 23 February 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5931-8
... stand-up comedy humor myth paradox ...
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By Terry Bisson
Series: Practices
Published: 12 April 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5966-0
... science fiction humor literature future Locus magazine ...
Published: 01 January 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7476-3
... Junot Díaz Thomas Hobbes Mikhail Bakhtin humor carnivalesque ...
Published: 24 February 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7329-2
... Rokudenashiko low theory female body art and censorship humor and politics obscenity laws ...
Book Chapter

By Terry Bisson
Series: Practices
Published: 12 April 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5966-0
...Front Matter Tomorrowing collects nearly twenty years of Terry Bisson's long-running This Month in History science fiction column for Locus magazine, a humorous imagination of future history, presented as short vignettes memorializing anniversaries of fictional events. science fiction...
Book Chapter

By Anikó Imre
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 03 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374466-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7446-6
... This is the first of two chapters about comedic genres. It first explains that, rather than a government-controlled soapbox that repelled humor, much of socialist TV programming was actually perceived by audiences as comic because socialism itself was absurdly comical. Television...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375395-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... The annual literature festival at Jaipur is one of the largest literary events in the world. This chapter takes a humorous look at the literary festival fever in India and the questions that writers get asked by the audience. Jaipur litfest literary culture festival fever ...