all ebooks in category: Humor Literary Criticism (4)

Humor in the Caribbean Literary Canon
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1137010282 | PDF | pages: 216 | 1.9 mb

Humor in the Caribbean Literary Canon intimately examines Caribbean writers who engage canonical Western texts and forms, while using humor to challenge Western representations of …

Humorists: From Hogarth to Noël Coward
English | November 23, 2010 | ISBN: 0061825913, 0061825921 | EPUB | 256 pages | 1.9 MB

“It is Johnson’s gift that he can make his subjects human and fallible enough that we would…recognize them instantly, while also illuminating what made them …

Understanding Humor in Japan
English | February 17, 2006 | ISBN: 0814331653 | EPUB | 264 pages | 19 MB

Japanese conventions about comedy and laughter are largely unanalyzed. For many students of Japanese culture and visitors to Japan, Japanese humor seems obscure, incomprehensible, paradoxical, …

Housebroken
English | EPUB | 6.7 MB

“If Laurie Notaro’s books don’t inspire pants-wetting fits of laughter, then please consult your physician, because, clearly, your funny bone is broken.”—Jen Lancaster, author of …