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Non-Music Recordings: Comedy and Humor

Guide to finding spoken word (including poetry, drama, advertising, and more), sound effects, and other non-music recordings in the Music Library

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Comedy

Recordings

Comedy recordings fall under a number of different subject headings in the online catalog.  Try doing a subject search on the following terms, then click on the "Limit & Sort Search" button and limit to material type "Spoken Word":

Comedy
Stand-up comedy
Wit and humor [see related subjects or try preceding these terms with a language, such as "French wit and humor"]
Ventriloquism
Anecdotes
Humorous poetry
Prank telephone calls

If searching for a particular comedian's work, search his or her name as an author, last name first.

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