The Resource A decade of dark humor : how comedy, irony, and satire shaped post-9/11 America, edited by Ted Gournelos and Viveca Greene

A decade of dark humor : how comedy, irony, and satire shaped post-9/11 America, edited by Ted Gournelos and Viveca Greene

Label
A decade of dark humor : how comedy, irony, and satire shaped post-9/11 America
Title
A decade of dark humor
Title remainder
how comedy, irony, and satire shaped post-9/11 America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ted Gournelos and Viveca Greene
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E902
LC item number
.D423 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gournelos, Ted
  • Greene, Viveca
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks
  • Political culture
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
  • Mass media
  • American wit and humor
  • Political satire, American
  • American wit and humor
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Mass media
  • Political culture
  • Political satire, American
  • Political science
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
A decade of dark humor : how comedy, irony, and satire shaped post-9/11 America, edited by Ted Gournelos and Viveca Greene
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: popular culture and post 9-11 politics / Ted Gournelos and Viveca Greene -- First responders. Everything changes forever (temporarily): late-night television comedy after 9-11 / David Gurney -- "Where was King Kong when we needed him?": public discourse, digital disaster jokes, and the functions of laughter after 9-11 / Giselinde Kuipers -- The Arab is the new nigger: African American comics confront the irony & tragedy of 9-11 / Lanita Jacobs -- Humor, terror, and dissent: The onion after 9-11 / Jamie Warner -- Enter the "war on terror." Laughs, tears, and breakfast cereals: rethinking trauma and post 9-11 politics in Art Spiegelman's In the shadow of no towers / Ted Gournelos -- Republican decline and culture wars in 9-11 humor / David Holloway -- Critique, counternarratives, and ironic intervention in South Park and Stephen Colbert / Viveca Greene -- Humoring 9/11 skepticism / Michael Truscello -- Rethinking post-9/11 politics. Laughing doves: U.S. antiwar satire from Niagara to Fallujah / Aaron Winter -- Hummer rhymes with dumber: neoliberalism, irony, and the cartoons of Jeff Danziger / David Monje -- Laughing all the way to the bank: Enron, humor, and political economy / Gavin Benke -- What's so funny about a dead terrorist?: toward an ethics of humor for the digital age / Paul Lewis -- Coda: humor, pedagogy, and cultural studies / Arthur Asa Berger
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxv, 253 pages
Isbn
9781617030062
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010053395
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40019764270
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)679919094
  • (OCoLC)ocn679919094
Label
A decade of dark humor : how comedy, irony, and satire shaped post-9/11 America, edited by Ted Gournelos and Viveca Greene
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: popular culture and post 9-11 politics / Ted Gournelos and Viveca Greene -- First responders. Everything changes forever (temporarily): late-night television comedy after 9-11 / David Gurney -- "Where was King Kong when we needed him?": public discourse, digital disaster jokes, and the functions of laughter after 9-11 / Giselinde Kuipers -- The Arab is the new nigger: African American comics confront the irony & tragedy of 9-11 / Lanita Jacobs -- Humor, terror, and dissent: The onion after 9-11 / Jamie Warner -- Enter the "war on terror." Laughs, tears, and breakfast cereals: rethinking trauma and post 9-11 politics in Art Spiegelman's In the shadow of no towers / Ted Gournelos -- Republican decline and culture wars in 9-11 humor / David Holloway -- Critique, counternarratives, and ironic intervention in South Park and Stephen Colbert / Viveca Greene -- Humoring 9/11 skepticism / Michael Truscello -- Rethinking post-9/11 politics. Laughing doves: U.S. antiwar satire from Niagara to Fallujah / Aaron Winter -- Hummer rhymes with dumber: neoliberalism, irony, and the cartoons of Jeff Danziger / David Monje -- Laughing all the way to the bank: Enron, humor, and political economy / Gavin Benke -- What's so funny about a dead terrorist?: toward an ethics of humor for the digital age / Paul Lewis -- Coda: humor, pedagogy, and cultural studies / Arthur Asa Berger
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxv, 253 pages
Isbn
9781617030062
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010053395
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40019764270
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)679919094
  • (OCoLC)ocn679919094

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