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
|B1||Boskin||CAS 218||T 6:00 pm-9:00 pm|
Note: this course was also offered during Summer Term