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New forms of comedy

New forms of comedy

papers given on the occasion of the second annual conference of the German Society for Contemporary Theatre and Drama in English

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Published by Wissenschaftlicher Verlag in Trier .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English drama (Comedy) -- History and criticism -- Congresses.,
  • American drama (Comedy) -- History and criticism -- Congresses.,
  • American drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Congresses.,
  • English drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited for the society by Bernhard Reitz.
    SeriesContemporary drama in English ;, v. 1
    ContributionsReitz, Bernhard, 1946-, Deutsche Gesellschaft für das Englischsprachige Theater und Drama der Gegenwart.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR739.C65 N49 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination168 p. ;
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL913570M
    ISBN 103884761188
    LC Control Number95209406
    OCLC/WorldCa32716211

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    I laughed from start to finsh. My cat has abnormally large molars so make sure you get those while you're at it. The Three Stooges were renowned for their slapstick comedy. He believed that it produces an emotion that overrides rational self-control and learning. But what do we find comical?

    A humorous drama based on situations that might arise in day-to-day life. Slapstick comedy: this can sometimes include exaggerated but ultimately harmless violence directed towards individuals. The finest story I saw her deliver, in a video online via the Moth, was also her most sober. Unfortunately most of the writers have been focusing on the North-South Exchange meaning volunteers from Europe, United States, Japan, Australia and New Zealand travelling to Africa, South East Asia, and Latin America, the Caribbean and the rest of the developing world to promote development as well as international understanding through voluntary services. Not to be confused with morbid humor see above.


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