Border Crossing Humor

Interesting piece on Woody Allen’s humor by Peter Berger, including this intriguing idea: “I think that one of the traits of sophistication is the capacity to cross borders between different cultural relevancies. Humor is often, intentionally or not, the result if not the very technique of such border-crossing.” Zelig (HU DVD 2082) is my recommended … Continue reading “Border Crossing Humor”

Interesting piece on Woody Allen’s humor by Peter Berger, including this intriguing idea:

“I think that one of the traits of sophistication is the capacity to cross borders between different cultural relevancies. Humor is often, intentionally or not, the result if not the very technique of such border-crossing.”

Zelig (HU DVD 2082) is my recommended movie to go with this article.