A Marxist theory of Humor?

Chris M. Sciabarra sciabrrc at is2.NYU.EDU
Fri Jun 2 07:25:28 MDT 1995


Just an aside:  Bertell Ollman gave several lectures on "humor" as an
example of dialectical contradiction in action.  Humor, as a category,
usually plays off of paradox, and for Ollman, it was often the best way
to illustrate dialectical methods.  He is certainly no stranger to humor;
he produced a game board called:  "Class Struggle."

				- Chris
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Dr. Chris M. Sciabarra
Visiting Scholar, NYU Department of Politics
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