The European Journal of Humour Research

Vol 9, No 3 (2021)

Book review: Vásquez, Camilla. (2019). Language Creativity and Humour Online. London and New York: Routledge.

Nicoleta Andreea Soare



Book review




Bakhtin, M., (1981 [1935]). The Dialogic Imagination. Four Essays. M. Holquist (ed.), trans. Caryl Emerson. Austin, TX: University of Texas Press.

Chovanec, J., & Tsakona, V., (2018). ‘Investigating the dynamics of humour: Towards a theory of interactional humour’. In V. Tsakona & J. Chovanec (eds.), The Dynamics of Interactional Humour. Amsterdam: Benjamins, pp. 1-28.

Danet, B. (2001). Cyberplay: Comunicating Online. Oxford: Berg.

Maybin, J., & Swann, J. (2007). ‘Everyday creativity in language: Textuality, contextuality, and critique’. Applied Linguistics, 28 (4), pp. 497-517.

Vásquez, C. & Bridges, J. (2016). ‘If nearly all Airbnb reviews are positive, does that make them meaningless?’. Current Issues in Tourism 21 (2): 1-19.

Vásquez, C. & S. Addie, (2019). ‘From “My manly husband…” to “…Sitting down to take a pee”: The construction and deconstruction of gender in Amazon reviews’, in Analyzing Digital Discourse. New Insights and Future Directions, edited by P. Bou-Franch & P. Garces-Conejos Blitvich, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan.

Vásquez, C. (2011). ‘Complaints online: The case of TripAdvisor’, in World Languages Faculty Publication, 8.

Vásquez, C. (2012). ‘Narrativity and involvement in online consumer reviews. The case of TripAdisor’. Narrative Inquiry 22:1, pp. 105-121.

Vásquez, C. (2014). The Discourse of Online Consumer Reviews. London: Bloomsbury.