The Gift of Jewish Women's Comedy


Subject:
Notable People , Judaism , Women , Religion , Women , Comedians

Description:
Essay about American Jewish women comedians who have "demonstrated a superb wit, wonderful verbal skills, and the masterful use of irony, satire, and mockery, including self-mockery." Includes material about Fanny Brice, Judy Holliday, Madeline Kahn, Molly Picon, Gilda Radner, and Sophie Tucker. From the Jewish Women's Archive.

Creator:
Antler, Joyce

Publisher:
Jewish Women's Archive

Language:
English

Source:
http://jwa.org/discover/infocus/comedy/


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