April Fools: Seriously Funny Humor Writers
April 13, 2013
This walking tour will focus on writers interred at Mount Auburn who flexed their funny bone on occasion, including some not known primarily for their humor. Laugh out loud humor may be substituted with old-timey innuendo, mixed metaphors, and terrible puns (poet Oliver Wendell Holmes once said, “stupidity often saves a man from going mad”). No need to be a fool to join us. Led by literary historian Rob Velella.
Learn more about American literature at Rob Velella’s website, http://americanliteraryblog.blogspot.com.