International Society for Humor Studies


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Genres and Types

Disciplinary Approaches

Anthropology Gender Studies Religion Sociology
Ethnic Studies Linguistics Music and Dance Theater
Foreign Language Psychology Science Theory

Writers & Performers

American Humor Writers Legends Shakespeare Twain (Mark)
Clowns and Comedians Popular Culture Television Humor Wilde (Oscar)
Film Radio Humor Tricksters Theory

Cultural Traditions

African Humor Canadian Humor Italian Humor Polish Humor
African-American Humor French Humor Latin American Humor Russian Humor
Australian Humor German Humor Jewish Humor Scandinavian Humor
British Humor Irish Humor Native American Humor Spanish Humor


Creativity Education-Adult Humorous Errors Rhetoric
Coping with Stress Education-Child Laughter Testing and Evaluation
Disability/Special Needs Humor and Aging Medicine Therapy

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