The Resource Comic relief : humor in contemporary American literature, edited by Sarah Blacher Cohen

Comic relief : humor in contemporary American literature, edited by Sarah Blacher Cohen

Label
Comic relief : humor in contemporary American literature
Title
Comic relief
Title remainder
humor in contemporary American literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sarah Blacher Cohen
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
817/.5/409
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS438
LC item number
.C6 1978
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cohen, Sarah Blacher
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American wit and humor
  • Comic, The, in literature
Label
Comic relief : humor in contemporary American literature, edited by Sarah Blacher Cohen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 324-336)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Stanley Trachtenberg
  • Take-off the cosmic irony: science-fiction humor and the absurd
  • David Ketterer
  • Detached laughter in the South
  • C. Hugh Holman
  • Cosmic modes in Black America (a ramble through Afro-American humor)
  • Charles H. Nichols
  • Saul Bellow's humane comedy
  • Allen Guttmann
  • The comic anatomy of Portnoy's complaint
  • Introduction:
  • Sheldon Grebstein
  • The Jewish literary comediennes
  • Sarah Blacher Cohen
  • The satire and moral vision of Mary McCarthy
  • Wendy Martin
  • Ladies in Boston Have their hats on: notes on WASP humor
  • George Garrett
  • College humor and the modern audience
  • Earl Rovit
  • The urban tall tale: frontier humor in a contemporary key
  • The variety of humors
  • Sanford Pinsker
  • Prolegomena to the study of fictional Dreck
  • Philip Stevick
  • Camp, cruelty, colloquialism
  • Ruby Cohn
  • Fresh air: humor in contemporary American poetry
  • John Vernon
  • Contemporary American humor: a selected checklist of criticism
  • Sarah Blacher Cohen
  • Toward a definition of Black humor
  • Max F. Schulz
  • Nabokov's black (hole) humor: Lolita and Pale fire
  • Richard Pearce
  • Berger and Barth: the comedy of decomposition
Control code
ocm04036671
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
339 pages
Isbn
9780252005763
Lccn
78016510
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)04036671
Label
Comic relief : humor in contemporary American literature, edited by Sarah Blacher Cohen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 324-336)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Stanley Trachtenberg
  • Take-off the cosmic irony: science-fiction humor and the absurd
  • David Ketterer
  • Detached laughter in the South
  • C. Hugh Holman
  • Cosmic modes in Black America (a ramble through Afro-American humor)
  • Charles H. Nichols
  • Saul Bellow's humane comedy
  • Allen Guttmann
  • The comic anatomy of Portnoy's complaint
  • Introduction:
  • Sheldon Grebstein
  • The Jewish literary comediennes
  • Sarah Blacher Cohen
  • The satire and moral vision of Mary McCarthy
  • Wendy Martin
  • Ladies in Boston Have their hats on: notes on WASP humor
  • George Garrett
  • College humor and the modern audience
  • Earl Rovit
  • The urban tall tale: frontier humor in a contemporary key
  • The variety of humors
  • Sanford Pinsker
  • Prolegomena to the study of fictional Dreck
  • Philip Stevick
  • Camp, cruelty, colloquialism
  • Ruby Cohn
  • Fresh air: humor in contemporary American poetry
  • John Vernon
  • Contemporary American humor: a selected checklist of criticism
  • Sarah Blacher Cohen
  • Toward a definition of Black humor
  • Max F. Schulz
  • Nabokov's black (hole) humor: Lolita and Pale fire
  • Richard Pearce
  • Berger and Barth: the comedy of decomposition
Control code
ocm04036671
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
339 pages
Isbn
9780252005763
Lccn
78016510
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)04036671

Library Locations

  • Albina LibraryBorrow it
    3605 NE 15th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97212, US
    45.549039 -122.650525
  • Belmont LibraryBorrow it
    1038 SE César E. Chávez Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97214, US
    45.515217 -122.622669
  • Capitol Hill LibraryBorrow it
    10723 SW Capitol Highway, Portland, OR, 97219, US
    45.448003 -122.725422
  • Central LibraryBorrow it
    801 SW 10th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97205, US
    45.519098 -122.682899
  • Fairview-Columbia LibraryBorrow it
    1520 NE Village Street, Fairview, OR, 97024, US
    45.532283 -122.439336
  • Gregory Heights LibraryBorrow it
    7921 NE Sandy Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97213, US
    45.551662 -122.581264
  • Gresham LibraryBorrow it
    385 NW Miller Avenue, Gresham, OR, 97030, US
    45.500070 -122.433041
  • Hillsdale LibraryBorrow it
    1525 SW Sunset Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97239, US
    45.479852 -122.694013
  • Holgate LibraryBorrow it
    7905 SE Holgate Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97206, US
    45.490548 -122.582218
  • Hollywood LibraryBorrow it
    4040 NE Tillamook Street, Portland, OR, 97212, US
    45.537544 -122.621237
  • Isom BuildingBorrow it
    205 NE Russell Street , Portland, OR, 97212, US
    45.541222 -122.663268
  • Kenton LibraryBorrow it
    8226 N Denver Avenue, Portland, OR, 97217, US
    45.582857 -122.686379
  • Midland LibraryBorrow it
    805 SE 122nd Avenue, Portland, OR, 97233, US
    45.516683 -122.538488
  • North Portland LibraryBorrow it
    512 N Killingsworth Street, Portland, OR, 97217, US
    45.562454 -122.671507
  • Northwest LibraryBorrow it
    2300 NW Thurman Street, Portland, OR, 97210, US
    45.535316 -122.699254
  • Rockwood LibraryBorrow it
    17917 SE Stark Street, Portland, OR, 97233, US
    45.519541 -122.479013
  • Sellwood-Moreland LibraryBorrow it
    7860 SE 13th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97202, US
    45.467703 -122.652639
  • St. Johns LibraryBorrow it
    7510 N Charleston Avenue, Portland, OR, 97203, US
    45.590046 -122.751043
  • The Title Wave Used BookstoreBorrow it
    216 NE Knott Street, Portland, OR, 97212, US
    45.541647 -122.663075
  • Troutdale LibraryBorrow it
    2451 SW Cherry Park Road, Troutdale, OR, 97060, US
    45.529595 -122.409662
  • Woodstock LibraryBorrow it
    6008 SE 49th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97206, US
    45.478961 -122.612079
Processing Feedback ...