All Joking Aside: Jenny Zhang and Monica McClure

A conversation about humor, race, and the search for decolonized jokes

By Jenny Zhang and Monica McClure
February 6, 2015

Her response: “No, you worthless twat. No one is taking away your right to make shitty jokes that any brain cell could imitate and disseminate. It’s that your jokes about black people—as well as brown people, subalterns, poor people, cis and trans women, and anyone else who is reduced by humor—suck.”

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