Four Seasons: 

Variations in American Vitalist Film Comedy

Work in Progress

by Paul H. Grawe and Robin Jaeckle Grawe

© Institute for Travesty, Comedy, and Humor Studies 2015

 

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Works Cited

 

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Bergson, Henri. “Le Rire.” Tr. Fred Rothwell. Comedy. Ed. Wylie Sypher. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday & Company, 1956: 61-192.

 

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Grawe, Paul. Comedy in a New Mood. Winona, MN:  Institute for Travesty, Comedy, and Humor Studies, 2011. http://www.itchs.org/New%20Mood/New%20Mood%20cover%202.htm. Last cited July 31, 2015.

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Grawe, Paul and Robin Jaeckle Grawe. A Cheshire Smile:  Humor Texture and Personality in Shakespeare’s Comedies. Winona, MN: Institute for Travesty, Comedy, and Humor Studies, 2014. http://www.itchs.org/CTCV/CTCV%20cover.htm. Last accessed March 10, 2015.

 

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Grawe, Robin. December Comedy:  Studies in Senior Comedy and Other Essays.  Institute for Travesty, Comedy, and Humor Studies. 2008. http://www.itchs.org/December%20Comedy/DC%20contents.htm. Last accessed December 8, 2015.

--------. “The Irrepressibly Complex Falstaff:  A Humor Structure Analysis of Falstaff in Shakespeare’s Henry IV Part I,” 2003 Conference of the International Society for Humor Studies, Chicago, IL 2003. December Comedy.  2008. http://www.itchs.org/December%20Comedy/DC%20ch%2012%20.htm. Last cited March 21. 2015.

 

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