The Language of Comic Narratives: Humor Construction in Short Stories (Humor Research [HR] v. 9)

The Language of Comic Narratives: Humor Construction in Short Stories (Humor Research [HR] v. 9)

By: Isabel Ermida (author)Hardback

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This book is a thorough and precise account of how humor works in short stories, covering the main areas of linguistic analysis and beyond. It offers a model of narrative comedy that is not only interdisciplinary, but also innovative, accessible and explanatory. The volume looks at humorous narratives from a new perspective that is rendered in a clear language and supplemented by definitions of key concepts and a wealth of examples.

About Author

Isabel Ermida, University of Minho, Portugal.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9783110205145
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 261
  • ID: 9783110205145
  • weight: 519
  • ISBN10: 3110205149

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