Satire as the Comic Public Sphere: Postmodern "Truthiness" and Civic Engagement (Hardcover)

Satire as the Comic Public Sphere: Postmodern
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Examines the work of satirists through the lenses of humor studies, cultural theory, and rhetorical and social philosophy, arriving at a new definition of the comic art form.

About the Author

James E. Caron is Professor Emeritus of English at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa. He is the author of Mark Twain, Unsanctified Newspaper Reporter and coeditor of Refocusing Chaplin: A Screen Icon Through Critical Lenses and Sut Lovingood's Nat'ral Born Yarnspinner: Essays on George Washington Harris.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780271089867
ISBN-10: 0271089865
Publisher: Penn State University Press
Publication Date: April 19th, 2021
Pages: 284
Language: English