Humor and Activism in America (SAMLA 2018)

deadline for submissions: 
May 16, 2018
full name / name of organization: 
American Humor Studies Association
contact email: 

Sometimes we have to laugh to keep from crying...and many people, especially today, use humor as a form of critique and resistance. This panel welcomes abstracts on any aspect of humor and activism in America. By May 16, 2018, please submit a 250-word abstract, brief biographical statement (inclusive of academic affiliation and contact information), and A/V requirements to Autumn Lauzon, The University of North Carolina at Pembroke, at

This panel is an affiliated session with SAMLA 90 (November 2-4, 2018 in Birmingham, Alabama).