- Types of humor (parody, satire, comedic monologues, and others)
- Strategies and appropriateness for each type
- Outlets that accept humor submissions
- Ways to raise your profile as a humor writer
About the instructor:
Wendi Aarons is an award-winning humor writer who lives in Austin, Texas with her husband and two sons. Her humor has appeared in numerous publications, including The New Yorker, McSweeneys Internet Tendency, US Weekly Fashion Police, and Nickelodeon. She was named ‘Funniest Mom Blog” by Parents magazine. Wendi is also one of the creators of the much-lauded twitter feed @paulryangosling, and her humor pieces have been performed in national shows by actresses including Uzo Aduba, Alison Brie and Sharon Horgan. Her humor book “Attention Passengers” is forthcoming from McSweeneys Publishing.