Book review

How to Cite

Zekavat, M. (2024). Book review: Katouzian, Homa (2024). Humour in Iran: Eleven-hundred Years of Satire and Humour in Persian Literature. I.B. Tauris. The European Journal of Humour Research, 12(2), 225–226. Retrieved from


Book review



Abedinifard, M. (2015). Humour and gender hegemony: The panoptical role of ridicule vis-à-vis Gender. (Doctoral thesis, University of Alberta).

Afary, J., and Afary, K. (2022). Molla Nasreddin The making of a modern trickster, 1906-1911. Edinburg University Press.

Behzadi, H. (1999/2000). Satire in Iran. Sadough.

Faradjian, M., & Barforoush, M. B. (1991/2). Iranian satirists: From the Constitutional Revolution until the Islamic Revolution. Three volumes. Bonyad.

Farjami, M. (2017). Iranian political satirists. John Benjamins.

Giamario, P. (2022). Laughter as politics: Critical theory in an age of hilarity. Edinburgh University Press.

Javadi, H. (2005). History of satire in Persian literature. Karavan.

Nabavi, E. (2001/2). Exploring satire in Iran. Iranian Society.

Okhovat, A. (1993). The semiotics of humour. Nashr-e Farda.

Sadr, R. (2002/3). Twenty years of satire: Satire after the revolution. Hermes.

Salahi, O. (2008/9). The oral history of Iran: Omran Salahi. Sales.

Zekavat, M. (2017). Satire, humor and the construction of identities. John Benjamins.

Creative Commons License

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.

Copyright (c) 2024 The European Journal of Humour Research


Download data is not yet available.