Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Joke Is on Us: Political Comedy in (Late) Neoliberal Times” as Want to Read:
The Joke Is on Us: Political Comedy in (Late) Neoliberal Times
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Joke Is on Us: Political Comedy in (Late) Neoliberal Times

by
0.00  ·  Rating details ·  0 ratings  ·  0 reviews
This edited volume brings together scholars of comedy to assess how political comedy encounters neoliberal themes in contemporary media. Central to this task is the notion of genre; under neoliberal conditions (where market logics motivate most actions) genre becomes "mixed." Once stable, discreet categories such as comedy, horror, drama and news and entertainment have ...more
Hardcover, 344 pages
Published December 11th 2018 by Lexington Books
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Joke Is on Us, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Joke Is on Us

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-3
Average rating 0.00  · 
Rating details
 ·  0 ratings  ·  0 reviews


More filters
 | 
Sort order
Start your review of The Joke Is on Us: Political Comedy in (Late) Neoliberal Times
Barbara Ranz
marked it as to-read
Feb 10, 2019
Lisa Tranel
marked it as to-read
Feb 11, 2019
jada reyes
marked it as to-read
Feb 28, 2019
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »