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“Why (Not) Philosophy Of Stand-Up Comedy?”, Sheila Lintott Jan 2017

“Why (Not) Philosophy Of Stand-Up Comedy?”, Sheila Lintott

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Stand-up comedy has been largely ignored by analytic philosophers of art, including those interested in comedy and humor. This is somewhat surprising, given the immense popularity of stand-up comedy and the rock star status enjoyed by some comedians today. I suspect that philosophers are just as likely to enjoy stand-up comedy as anyone else; in some cases (i.e. for some philosophers and some comedians), probably more likely. Here I offer some reasons philosophers of art should take the time to consider stand-up comedy and possible explanation for why philosophers of art have paid far less attention to stand-up comedy ...


Sex Objects And Sexy Subjects: A Feminist Reclamation Of Sexiness, Sheila Lintott, Sherri Irvin Jan 2016

Sex Objects And Sexy Subjects: A Feminist Reclamation Of Sexiness, Sheila Lintott, Sherri Irvin

Faculty Contributions to Books

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Toward Eco-Friendly Aeshetics, Sheila Lintott Jan 2006

Toward Eco-Friendly Aeshetics, Sheila Lintott

Faculty Journal Articles

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