INGRID G. DAEMMRICH's research while affiliated with Drexel University and other places

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An examination of the various literary expressions of humor reveals that they form a cyclical pattern comparable to both the recurring seasons of the year and the stages of human life. Farce, romantic comedy, the humor of uninhibited Dionysian frenzy, and the clown figure represent young “spring” humor that speaks with the voice of a child brimming...