Laughing to Keep from Dying

African American Satire in the Twenty-First Century

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How African Americans have infused satire with a potent new dimension


By subverting comedy's rules and expectations, African American satire promotes social justice by connecting laughter with ethical...

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"Danielle Fuentes Morgan's Laughing to Keep from Dying is a major contribution to African American literary and cultural studies and to the study of satire and other forms of humor in the United...

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