The European Journal of Humour Research

Vol 11, No 3 (2023)

Book review: Schweizer, Bernard, Molokotos-Liederman, Lina, & Amin, Yasmin (eds.) (2022). Muslims and Humour: Essays on Comedy, Joking, and Mirth in Contemporary Islamic Contexts. Bristol University Press.

Fadi Hirzalla


Book review


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Mujahid, M. A. U. (2006/2009). This beloved (PBUH) smiling. Dar Al-Manarah. Retrieved June 24, 2023 from

Shaheen, J. (2000). Hollywood’s Muslim Arabs. The Muslim World, 90(1/2), 22-42.

Tsakona, V., & Popa, D. E. (2011). Studies in political humour: In between political critique and public entertainment. John Benjamins.