Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
More Than Just Laughter
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

More Than Just Laughter

195

Published on

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
195
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Patrick G. Richey, Ph.D.Middle Tennessee State University
  • 2.  Nevins & Weitenkampf (1975)  Humor  Truth  Moral Lesson Medhurst & DeSousa (1981) – Multiple Messages Muller, Ozcan, & Seiziv (2009) - Visual and textual layers Common Research Themes  Israeli/Palestine  Danish Cartoon Controversy  Iraq/Afghanistan Wars
  • 3.  It is a response to the European and American colonization of native places and populations. It fixes itself in neither time nor space. It is a fluid and dynamic process that is a response to colonialism and can sometimes fit into preexisting categories, but often cannot. It does not fix itself within geographical borders, but rather by shared cultural experiences. Finally post-colonialism is a cognitive & communicative phenomenon.
  • 4.  Saddam era prison 2003 Invasion Abuses Scandal International Outcry
  • 5.  Research Question: Can political cartoons about the Abu Ghraib Scandal be read differently through a iconic and postcolonial position? Aimed at Western Audience Multiple Middle Eastern News Sources Collected Data From the Incident until August 2012 12 Cartoons Sampled Native Arab Speakers helped translate Arabic Deep Textual Analysis  Iconographic Images  Cultural Nuances
  • 6. Al-Arab News May 2,Al-Hayat May 2, 2004 2004
  • 7. Al-Quds December 10, 2005
  • 8. Al-Jazeera May 31, 2004 May 12, 2004 Al-Ittihad
  • 9.  Manifest  Not an isolated incident  Anti-United States  Objectification Latent  Cultural Nuances  Colonial Past  Arab Street
  • 10.  Muhammed Film & Cartoons Arab Spring
  • 11. Questions &Suggestions

×