Academic Journals Database
Disseminating quality controlled scientific knowledge

Conversation Analysis of Boke-tsukkomi exchange in Japanese Comedy

Author(s): Hideo Tsutsumi

Journal: New Voices : A Journal for Emerging Scholars of Japanese Studies in Australia and New Zealand
ISSN 1833-5233

Volume: 5;
Start page: 147;
Date: 2011;
VIEW PDF   PDF DOWNLOAD PDF   Download PDF Original page

Keywords: boke-tsukkomi | manzai | comedy | CA (Conversation Analysis) | IR (Incongruity Resolution)

This article analyses and discusses what Japanese comical exchange called boke-tsukkomi is like and how it draws laughter. Conversation analysis and incongruity resolution are used as methods for the examination of the boke-tsukkomi examples. This paper will lend itself to further research on the dyadic exchange in the cross cultural context.
Save time & money - Smart Internet Solutions     

Tango Rapperswil
Tango Rapperswil