Laughter's Fury: The Double Bind of Black Laughter

Millan, Diego.
2017-04-19T18:07:23.582Z

Abstract: Laughter's Fury advances two major claims: that western philosophical and cultural traditions marginalize Blackness within theories of laughter, and that laughter's sonic disruptiveness contributes to the intellectual development of a Black radical consciousness. Reading theories of laughter alongside black literature of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, this project bridges the tw... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of English.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011786
ID: tufts:21262
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