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Published: 18 May 2021

216 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190930066

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Kinesic Humor

Literature, Embodied Cognition, and the Dynamics of Gesture

Guillemette Bolens

Cognition and Poetics

  • An original cognitive perspective on masterpieces of English, French, and Spanish literatures
  • A new way of accounting for humor in literature
  • Offers detailed analyses of kinesic intelligence in literary works, criticism, and translations