Thursday, 27 December
17. Laughter and Humor
3:30–4:45 p.m., Huron, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the Society for German Renaissance and Baroque Literature
Presiding: Jonathan Clark, Concordia Coll., MN
1. “The Fool and His World,” Caroline Huey, Univ. of Louisiana, Lafayette
2. “Gpauern gschrai: On the Problem of Wittenwiler’s Comic,” Stephen Mark Carey, Georgia State Univ.
3. “The Transference of Humor: Shakespeare’s Clowns Will Kemp and Pickelherring,” John Alexander, Arizona State Univ., Tempe
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