DON L. F. NILSEN, ASSISTANT DEAN

EMERITUS COLLEGE DIVISION OF THE HUMANITIES

AND ALLEEN PACE NILSEN, EDITOR

EMERITUS VOICES

ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY

1884 EAST ALAMEDA DRIVE

TEMPE, AZ 85282-2873

 

PowerPoints presented at AATH, ASU, ISHS, Osher, New Adventures, New Frontiers and Sagewood:

HUMOR ACROSS THE DISCIPLINES:

Anthropology

     Animal Play

     Play

Art

     Cartoon Humor

     Comic Strips

     Optical Illusions

     Visual Literacy

Business

Computers

Education

     Creativity

Health

History

     ISHS History

Humor Theory

Linguistics

    Afghan Humor

     African-American Humor

     Ambiguity

     American Pop Language

     Body Language

     Discourse Humor

     Hispanic Humor

     Indian Humor

     Irish Humor

     International Humor

     Jewish Humor

     Jokes

     Language Acquisition

     Morphology

     Phonetics

     Phonology

     Pragmatics

     Prototype Theory

     Regional & Social Dialects

     Rhetoric

     Scottish Humor

     Semantics

     Spanish-American Contrast

     Speech Acts

     Spelling

     Syntax

     Translation

     Usage

     VARIES (Language Variation)

Literature

     Alexie's Humorous Names

     Archetypes (See Other Column)

     Austen's Paradox

     Carroll's Parodies

     Cisneros's Humorous Names

     Dickens's Humor

     Gaiman's Humorous Names

     Gallows Humor

     Irony

     Martel's Humorous Names

     Metaphor

     Names in YA Lit (Overview)

     Paradox

     Parody

     Parodies of Poe

     Poetry

     Poetry II

     Rowling's Humorous Names

     Rowling's Schemes

     Rowling's Tropes

     Satire

     Shakespeare's Humor

     Snicket's Humorous Names

     Symbolism (See Other Column)

     Urban Legends

     Wilde's Paradoxes

Music

Philosophy

Politics

     Arizona Political Humor

     Political Cartoons

Psychology

     Innateness Hypothesis

Religion

     Mormon Humor

Sociology

     Gender

     Gerontology

     Laughter

     Movies

     Obscenity & Censorship

     Stand-Up Comedy

     Television

 

 

 

AMERICAN SYMBOLISM:

Symbols in Mythology I

Symbols in Mythology II

Additional Symbols III

Additional Symbols IV

Additional Symbols V

Additional Symbols VI

Vocabulary Symbols

ARCHETYPES IN AMERICAN LITERATURE:

Archetypes I

Archetypes II

Archetypes III

Archetypes IV

Archetypes V

ADDITIONAL HUMOR PowerPoints:

Accidental Humor

Children's Literature Humor

Christmas

Clowns

Ethnic Humor

Gender/Gerontology apn

History & Humor

HON 394: Humor

Humanities

ISHS History

Meatballs apn

Mormon Education

Names-Nyms

Name Variation

Names in YA Lit

Pillsbury Dough Boy

Practical Jokes

Sarcasm

Vocabulary Enhancement