Book review: Roemer, M. (2012), Shocked but Connected: Notes on Laughter. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. 288 pp.

Sharon Lockyer

Abstract


Book review: Michael Roemer, Shocked but Connected: Notes on Laughter. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. 288 pp.

Keywords


Comedy Theory, Film Studies; Comedy Analysis; Laughter

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References


Bergson, H. (1999 [1911]) Laughter: An Essay on the Meaning of the Comic. Translated by Brereton, C. & Rothwell, F. Los Angeles: Green Integer.

Chiaro, D. (1992). The Language of Jokes: Analysing Verbal Play. London & New York: Routledge.

Neale, S. & Krutnik, F. (1990). Popular Film and Television Comedy. London & New York: Routledge.


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