Satire’s Double-Edged Irony: Self-Satire and the Control of the Satirical Object
Friday, 6 January, 8:30–9:45 a.m., 304, WSCC
Program arranged by the American Humor Studies Association
Presiding: Sharon D. McCoy, Univ. of Georgia
1. “‘The National Joker’ and the ‘Stealing Back and Forth of Symbols,'” Todd Nathan Thompson, Indiana Univ. of Pennsylvania
2. “The Cubies’ ABC and the Modernist Debt to Antimodernist Satire,” Eric Rettberg, Univ. of Virginia
3. “Marianne Moore’s Empathetic Satires,” Rachel V. Trousdale, Agnes Scott Coll.