Humorous Political Stunts Paperback – May 9, 2015 by Majken Jul Sørensen (Author) A group of anti-conscription activists break into a prison, demanding to be jailed together with their friend already locked up because of his beliefs.
The Semiotics of Clowns and Clowning: Rituals of Transgression and the Theory of Laughter (Bloomsbury Advances in Semiotics) by Paul Bouissac (Author, Series Editor) During the last 300 years circus clowns have emerged as powerful cultural icons.
Humor, wit, & fantasy (Hart picture archives) Unknown Binding – 1976 by Pam Pollack (Author) Product Details Series: Hart picture archives Unknown Binding: 430 pages Publisher: Hart Pub. Co (1976) Language: English ISBN-10: 0805511652 ISBN-13: 978-0805511659 Product Dimensions: 12.4 x 9.3 x 1.1 inches Shipping Weight: 5.1 pounds Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5…
You Must Be Joking: Improve your communication, business, and interpersonal skills, all through the correct use of jokes. Paperback – November 30, 2015 by Darrell B Mangum (Author), Tyson Cole (Illustrator) Joke telling instruction. This book teaches the reader to tell a joke successfully to another person, or to an audience.
The Satirist (Classics in Communication and Mass Culture (Paperback)) New edition Edition by Leonard Feinberg (Author), Brian A. Connery (Introduction) Satire takes as its subject the absurdity of human beings, their societies, and the institutions they create.
Faking it: Mock-documentary and the subversion of factuality by Craig Hight (Author), Jane Roscoe (Author) The first major study of mock-documentary – one of a number of screen forms that play with the assumed boundaries between ‘fact’ and ‘fiction’.
Television Mockumentary: Reflexivity, satire and a call to play 1st Edition by Craig Hight (Author) Mockumentary is now an established part of the spectrum of television styles, with both deep roots in television history and a key part of innovations in the sitcom genre since the 1990s.
Confessions of a Corporate Sycophant: A Humorous Look At A Career in Public Relations Paperback – 16 Jul 2013 by John Landsberg (Author) Yes, there are hundreds of books about corporate communications with lots of great advice. If you are interested in the field, by all means read them all.
The Laugh Makers Paperback – 29 Jun 2016 by Robert L. Mills (Author), Gary Owens (Foreword) “At long last, a book that pays homage to television’s unsung heroes — those wit wizards who face a blank page every day and somehow manage to create something John Barrymore claimed was more difficult than dying: laughter.
Trump: The Complete Collection Hardcover – December 20, 2016 by Harvey Kurtzman (Author), Will Elder (Illustrator), Jack Davis (Illustrator), & 2 more TRUMP was a lavish color satire magazine Harvey Kurtzman created for Hugh Hefner after leaving MAD magazine acrimoniously in 1956.