The European Journal of Humour Research

Vol 9, No 2 (2021)

Book review: Weitz, Eric (2016). Theatre and Laughter. London: Palgrave Macmillan Education.

Vicky Manteli

Book review

Bakhtin, M. (1984). Rabelais and His World. Transl. by Hélèn Iswolsky. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.

Douglas, M. (1968). ‘The social control of cognition: Some factors in joke perception’. Man 3 (3), pp. 361-376.

Hurley, E. (2010). Theatre and Feeling. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Sutton-Smith, B. (1997). The Ambiguity of Play. Cambridge: Harvard University Press.

Weitz, E. (2009). The Cambridge Introduction to Comedy, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

Wilshire, B. (1982). Role Playing and Identity: The Limits of Theatre as Metaphor. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.

Žižek, S. (2014). Event: A Philosophical Journey Through a Concept. London: Penguin Books.