TITLE

Screw You Humor

AUTHOR(S)
Lubow, Arthur
PUB. DATE
October 1978
SOURCE
New Republic;10/21/78, Vol. 179 Issue 17, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Characterizes the brand and type of humor used in the journals, motion pictures, television programs and newspapers of the U.S.-based company National Lampoon. Humorous portrayal of women, blacks and homosexuals; Popularity and writing style of Lampoon writers including Fran Lebowitz and Woody Allen; Implications of the brand of humor popularized by the Lampoon on culture on society.
ACCESSION #
11278011

 

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