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The Resource Wit's end : women's humor as rhetorical & performative strategy, Sean Zwagerman

Wit's end : women's humor as rhetorical & performative strategy, Sean Zwagerman

Label
Wit's end : women's humor as rhetorical & performative strategy
Title
Wit's end
Title remainder
women's humor as rhetorical & performative strategy
Statement of responsibility
Sean Zwagerman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
817.009/9287
Index
index present
LC call number
PS438
LC item number
.Z89 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Pittsburgh series in composition, literacy, and culture
Label
Wit's end : women's humor as rhetorical & performative strategy, Sean Zwagerman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Like a marriage with a monkey" : an argument for the use of speech-act theory in the analysis of humor -- Subversive potential meets social resistance : women's humor in Thurber, Hurston, and Parker -- Generally unhappy : the deconstruction of speech acts and Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf? -- Comic relief : a stand-up performance by J.L. Austin and the consequences of not getting it -- Failure revisited and authority regained : Louise Erdrich's Love medicine -- Sisyphus's punch line : intentionality and wit as treatment for postmodern depression
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 241 p.
Isbn
9780822960744
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010000150
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn468973479
  • (OCoLC)ocn650244629
Label
Wit's end : women's humor as rhetorical & performative strategy, Sean Zwagerman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Like a marriage with a monkey" : an argument for the use of speech-act theory in the analysis of humor -- Subversive potential meets social resistance : women's humor in Thurber, Hurston, and Parker -- Generally unhappy : the deconstruction of speech acts and Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf? -- Comic relief : a stand-up performance by J.L. Austin and the consequences of not getting it -- Failure revisited and authority regained : Louise Erdrich's Love medicine -- Sisyphus's punch line : intentionality and wit as treatment for postmodern depression
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 241 p.
Isbn
9780822960744
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010000150
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn468973479
  • (OCoLC)ocn650244629

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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