Download e-book for kindle: Comedy (The New Critical Idiom) by Andrew Stott

By Andrew Stott

This new version of Andrew Stott’s Comedy builds on topics provided within the first version corresponding to concentrating on the importance of comedian 'events' via research of varied theoretical methodologies, together with deconstruction, psychoanalysis and gender thought, and offers case reports of a few issues, starting from the drag act to the simplicity of slipping on a banana epidermis. This re-creation features:

  • updates to mirror new examine the field

  • new chapters on ladies in Comedy and Race and Ethnicity

  • a broader variety of literary and cultural examples.

Written in a transparent and obtainable type, this booklet is perfect advent to comedy for college kids learning literature and tradition.

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