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Who's the Fool? Gay & Lesbian Representation in 'Will & Grace' and 'Rosanne'

Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Holmes Student Center, Blackhawk Annex 600 Lucinda Ave

Join us for a 3rd Thursday presentation by Dr. Jimmie Manning, Assistant Professor of Communication and Faculty Associate of LGBT Studies. This presentation makes an argument about comedic targets, or the "butt of the joke," as it plays out in two enduring cultural texts: the television programs Roseanne and Will & Grace.

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LGBT & Womens Studies, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences


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Rebekah Kohli Romeo Jackson Michael Sunderman Jimmie Manning

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