Friday, 5:15–6:30 p.m., 6B, ACC
Keywords for Humor Studies
Program arranged by the American Humor Studies Association. Presiding: Tracy Wuster, Univ. of Texas, Austin
Speakers: James Caron, Univ. of Hawai‘i, Mānoa; Jennifer Ann Hughes, Averett Univ.; Peter Kunze, Univ. of Texas, Austin; John Wharton Lowe, Univ. of Georgia; Tracy Wuster
A conversation on the public dimensions of humor studies that focuses on five keywords—laughter, text, ethnic, satire, and humorist.
For short position papers, visit https://americanhumorstudiesassociation.wordpress.com/conference/conferences/past-panels-at-ala-and-mla/2016-mla-austin/ after 1 Dec.