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					Satire and
 Parody


       ENGL 1010 | Lavery | Summer 2011
Satire [Oxford English Dictionary]
Etymology: < French satire (= Spanish sátira, Portuguese satira,
Italian satira, German satire), or directly < Latin satira, later form of satura,
in early use a discursive composition in verse treating of a variety of
subjects, in classical use a poem in which prevalent follies or vices are
assailed with ridicule or with serious denunciation.

The employment, in speaking or writing, of sarcasm,
irony, ridicule, etc. in exposing, denouncing, deriding, or
ridiculing vice, folly, indecorum, abuses, or evils of any
kind.




                                                       ENGL 1010 | Lavery | Summer 2011
Parody [Oxford English Dictionary]
Etymology: < post-classical Latin parodia (4th cent.; in classical Latin as a
Greek word) < ancient Greek παρῳδία a burlesque poem or song < παρα-
PARA- prefix1 +ᾠδήODE n. Compare French parodie (1615; 1827 in sense 2).

A literary composition modeled on and imitating another
work, esp. a composition in which the characteristic style
and themes of a particular author or genre are satirized
by being applied to inappropriate or unlikely subjects, or
are otherwise exaggerated for comic effect. In later use
extended to similar imitations in other artistic fields, as
music, painting, film, etc.


                                                    ENGL 1010 | Lavery | Summer 2011
ENGL 1010 | Lavery | Summer 2011
ENGL 1010 | Lavery | Summer 2011
ENGL 1010 | Lavery | Summer 2011
ENGL 1010 | Lavery | Summer 2011
ENGL 1010 | Lavery | Summer 2011
ENGL 1010 | Lavery | Summer 2011
   8. Colon Blow
   12. The Love Toilet
   14. Bad Idea Jeans
   17. Baby Toupees
   18. Bass-O-Matic
   22. Nikey-Turkey
   27. Wade Blasingame, Dog Suits
   28. Chia Hair
   30. Litter Critters
   33. Handi-Off
   42. Swiffer Sleepers
   44. Happy Fun Ball
   46. Old Glory Robot Insurance
   52. Royal Deluxe II
   55. Buckwheat




      ENGL 1010 | Lavery | Summer 2011
Stephen Colbert at the White House Correspondent’s
Dinner, April 30, 2006.
                                       ENGL 1010 | Lavery | Summer 2011

				
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