Is mirth just for mankind?

Harefield Gazette - - OPINION -

TO WHAT ex­tent is hu­mour a fea­ture of be­ing hu­man?

Do we learn to be hu­mor­ous or is it some­thing we are born with? Can com­put­ers cre­ate hu­mour?

Do an­i­mals have a sense of hu­mour? Do an­i­mals find other an­i­mals hu­mor­ous?

An event pre­sented by the Cen­tre for Com­edy Stud­ies Re­search – Feel­ing Funny, Be­ing Hu­man – will ex­plore th­ese ques­tions from a num­ber of en­gag­ing per­spec­tives.

Dur­ing this in­ter­ac­tive event there will be will an

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