"An impassioned, wily, and often hilarious argument for women to unleash their sense of humor on the world."--Chicago Tribune
"Barreca is a sharp analyst of women's humor . . . observant, witty, acerbic, and knowledgeable."--Los Angeles Times
"Shuttles fluidly between Ivory Tower scholarship and real world experience."--Christian Science Monitor
"Amuses while instructing."--People
About the Author
GINA BARRECA, professor of English and feminist theory at the University of Connecticut, is the author or editor of over twenty books, including Make Mine a Double: Why Women Like Us Like to Drink (or Not).