2020 Program Sessions

337. Laughing at Power

1:45 PM–3:00 PM Jan 10, 2020 (US - Pacific)

WSCC - 606

Session Information


1: Satire, Grotesque Humor, and Power in Vicente Risco’s O Porco de Pé

Laura Lesta Garcia, Middlebury C

2: Indecorous Comedies and Collective Laughter in Franco’s Spain

Diana Jorza, St. Mary’s C, IN

3: Mi querida cofradía (2018) and the Specular Comedy of Manslaughter

Erin K. Hogan, U of Maryland Baltimore County

4: ‘Hola Cachos de Mierda’: Dissident Youth Culture in Esty Quesada’s Looser

Catalina Iannone, St. Edward’s U


Malcolm Alan Compitello, U of Arizona