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Abrams, Sabrina Fuchs

Transgressive Humor of American Women Writers

Abrams, Sabrina Fuchs - Transgressive Humor of American Women Writers, ebook

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Table of contents

1. No Joke: Transgressive Humor of American Women Writers
Sabrina Fuchs Abrams

2. “To Amuse Intelligently and Cleverly”: Carolyn Wells and Literary Parody
Margaret D. Stetz

3. From Headlines to Punchlines: Suffragist Humor in the Popular Press
Amanda T. Smith

4. The Scholarly Transgressions of Constance Rourke
Sean Zwagerman

5. Embattled Embodiment: The Sexual/Intellectual Politics of Humor in Mary McCarthy’s Writing
Sabrina Fuchs Abrams

6. Humor as Clap Back in Lucille Clifton’s Poetry
Mary Catherine Loving

7. Fidel and Gummy Bears?: Transgressive Humor in Contemporary Latina Fiction
Sonia Alvarez Wilson

8. Humor, Gentrification, and the Conservation of Downtown New York in Lynne Tillman’s No Lease on Life

Diarmuid Hester

9. Funny Women: Political Transgressions and Celebrity Autobiography
Anne-Marie Evans

10. Roz Chast: From Whimsy to Transgression
Linda A. Morris

11. “My Mom’s a Cunt”: New Bawds Ride the Fourth Wave
Joanne Gilbert

12. Dueling Discourses: The Female Comic’s Double Bind in the New Media Age
Rebecca Krefting

Keywords: Literature, North American Literature, American Culture, Literary History, Feminist Culture

Editor
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2017
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Palgrave Studies in Comedy
Category
Litterary Studies
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9783319567297
Printed ISBN
978-3-319-56728-0

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