American Comedy Archives


Subject:
Film: Genres & Themes , Humor , Comedians , Comedy

Description:
This archive was established to preserve "primary source material that documents the professional activities of the ground breaking individuals who have written, produced or performed comedy for radio, television, motion pictures or live performance. ... It is the first collection of its kind at an academic institution devoted to exploring the nature of comedy as an American art form." As of March 2009, find online oral histories of selected comics. From Emerson College.

Publisher:
Emerson College

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.emerson.edu/comedy/


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