Working Blue: Obscenity, Pornography, and Jewish Humor
February 5, 2019
UNCW Randall Library
601 South College Road
Wilmington, NC 28403
The UNCW Department of History presents Working Blue: Obscenity, Pornography, and Jewish Humor at the Randall Library Auditorium. The program is conducted by Dr. Jennifer Caplan, assistant professor in the department of Philosophy and Religion at Towson University. She received her PhD in religious studies from Syracuse University in 2015. Professor Caplan joined the faculty of Towson University in 2017 after spending the previous two years at Wesleyan University in Connecticut. She has forthcoming essays on post-war American Jewish masculinity in the humor of Lenny Bruce and Woody Allen.