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Jewish Humor: What It All Means

November 1, 2016 - 8:00pm to 9:30pm
Speaker: 
Michael Krasny
Event Sponsor: 
Taube Center for Jewish Studies, Iranian Studies Program

Michael Krasny, Ph.D., is Professor of English at San Francisco State. He has also taught in Stanford’s Continuing Education Program. He is the award winning host of KQED’s Forum, the weekday talk program broadcast on the Bay Area’s NPR affiliate and Sirius radio. He is also author of Off Mike (Stanford University Press, 2007); Spiritual Envy (New World Press, 2012); co-author of Sound Ideas (McGraw-Hill) and his latest book is Let There Be Laughter (Harper-Collins, 2016) as well as of the two-volume DVD and CD set, “Short Story Masterpieces,” produced by The Teaching Company.

Stanford Bookstore will be on site selling copies of Let There Be Laughter.  Mr. Krasny will be happy to sign copies after the talk.

Cubberley Auditorium

Free and Open to the Public.  No RSVP required, but seating is limited.

Contact Email: 
iranianstudies@stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
650-497-3931