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Parsons School of Design MFA Design and Technology program theses2009 ➔ An Investigation About Humor in Animation


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Eun Hee (Sidney) Shin (designer)
Adam Chapman (thesis advisor)
Ethan Silverman (thesis advisor)
Katherine Moriwaki (thesis advisor)
Louisa Campbell (thesis advisor)
Chris Roth (thesis advisor)
Junko Sassa (thesis advisor)




When sense meets nonsense, humor arises. As the distance between sense and nonsense increases, in tum, humor increases. The contrast of sense versus nonsense, serious versus ridiculous, real versus imaginary and their effect on humor is the basis of my thesis. Irony notwithstanding, it is my firm intention to write a serious paper about a subject that is firmly steeped in humor.



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