The now-closed Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre East Village location (Via Brooklyn Vegan)

Death by a Thousand Cuts at the Upright Citizen’s Brigade Theatre

Trigger Warnings: sexual assault, racism, improv comedy

I thought long and hard about whether to share this at all. Especially when writing publically about sexual assault can get you sued by the person who has done the assaulting. …

Why the Academy Should Give More Fucks about Comedy: The Case for Critical Comedy

Simply put, the aim of comedy is to induce laughter in those who consume it. As an area of social life having to do with making mirth, it is understandable that academic fields wishing to address…

Dominique Nisperos

Dominique is a comedian living her best life despite racial capitalism and a Doctoral Candidate in Sociology at the City University of New York, Graduate Center

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