Current affiliation: Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations, University of TorontoSubject: Cultural StudiesPrimary location: Canada
Published in:Journal of Graphic Novels & ComicsPublication date:2014-06-09
Published in:Social SemioticsPublication date:2016-01-19
This paper focuses on ridiculing humor as a punitive force that reinforces gender norms. Much theoretical and empirical research in gender studies ...
Published in:Humor - International Journal of Humor ResearchPublication date:2016-01-01
Focusing on the disciplinary function of humor, as an understudied subject in humor studies, this article addresses Qazvini jokes—the contemporary ...
Published in:Humor - International Journal of Humor ResearchPublication date:2017-01-01
I have, on a few occasions, critiqued Christie Davies’ “exculpatory” attitude toward humor (Weaver 2011: 9), especially his denial of the role joke...
Published in:Iranian StudiesPublication date:2013-12-18
Published in:Cultural SociologyPublication date:2013-08-12
Published in:British Journal of Middle Eastern StudiesPublication date:2018-03-22