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Rhonda E. Johnson, Jr
Augusta State University (Augusta, GA 30904-2200)

A Rhetoric of Contemporary Comic Fiction

To study the relationships of both similarity and difference between contemporary comic fictions and earlier comic forms. Each comic work will be examined: as a unique structure; as a structure in the context of like and unlike structures appearing at a particular time; as a structure in the context of a history of comic structures; as a structure in the context of literary, philosophical and psychological theories about the nature of comedy.

Project fields:
Literature, General

Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars

Research Programs

Total amounts:
$15,000 (approved)
$15,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
9/1/1977 – 5/31/1978