Rebecca Krefting Talks Comics and Modern-Day Minstrels
TROY, NY – Sage invites all to attend Rebecca “Beck” Krefting’s upcoming lecture Comics and Modern-Day Minstrels: (Dis)Membering the Chuckle Effect.
Krefting, visting assistant professor of American studies at Skidmore College, is also an author, stand-up comic and improv actress. She is presently revising her dissertation, “Working the Crowd: Enacting Cultural Citizenship through Changed Humor,” into a book. Her research has covered an array of topics including humor, laughter, gender and sexuality, theater, print and visual media and pop culture.
Comics and Modern-Day Minstrels: (Dis)Membering the Chuckle Effect
Wednesday, February 23
Cowee Hall, Troy campus
The event is sponsored by the Department of English and Modern Languages.
Call (518) 244-2237 for more information.