American Popular Culture: Humor and History

MET HI 450

The increase in scholarly and popular interest in humor during the past several decades demonstrates a heightened awareness of the significance of humor in American culture. This course analyzes the historical and sociological patterns of humor and their relation to social change and conflict in twentieth-century America. Includes readings from the social sciences and humanities and a series of films.

FALL 2014 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
B1 Boskin CAS 218 T 6:00 pm-9:00 pm Mts w/MET HI450

Note: this course was also offered during Summer Term

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