Jews and Humor

Jews and Humor

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Jews and humor is, for most people, a natural and felicitous collocation. In spite of, or perhaps because of, a history of crises and living on the edge, Jews have often created or resorted to humor. But what is "humor"? And what makes certain types, instances, or performances of humor "Jewish"? These are among the myriad queries addressed by the fourteen authors whose essays are collected in this volume. And, thankfully, their observations, always apt and often… (more)

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Publisher: Purdue University Press (September 28, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 255 pages

File size: 391 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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