Shaw, Katy (2012) Funny women: gender and comedy in the twenty-first century Comedy Studies, 1 (6). pp. 1-15. ISSN 2040-610XFull text not available from this repository.
This introduction establishes the theme for a special issue of the journal Comedy Studies. Interrogating the historical relationship between gender and comedy this article will examine contemporary examples of male and female comics who actively address these issues in their live work as well as their writing. Drawing on film, tv, literature and practice, the introduction will offer a key outline of the debates under discussion in this special issue.
|Item Type:||Journal article|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||culture contemporary comedy humour literature gender|
|Subjects:||Q000 Languages and Literature - Linguistics and related subjects > Q200 Comparative Literary studies|
|Faculties:||Faculty of Arts > School of Humanities|
|Date Deposited:||03 Nov 2011 13:34|
|Last Modified:||22 Apr 2015 10:47|
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