Creativity **IS** a Laughing Matter

Join us to look at the creativity behind the everyday joke.  We will look over a short description of Arthur Koestler's definition of "Bisociation" (1964) and then examine a few jokes to see how the bisociation concept creates the tension in a joke that is released in laughter.

We will be looking at only verbal jokes AND only those kinds that you can tell to your mom.

 

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  • Doug K

    Had a good time, stimulated some neurons, hopefully got a little creative.

    January 26, 2013

  • vic w.

    A very good conversation starter. In spite of the jokes.

    January 26, 2013

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