First-Year Seminar


Why is so much humor about religion? This course will explore that question in a variety of ways by considering the social and psychological dynamics of humor in relation to the ritual practices and beliefs of several major religions.
*Note: This course is part of a first year seminar program, "What Now?" Through Kenan Institute of Ethics.

Topics vary each semester offered.


Reserved for first-year students, transfer students, and students with a first-year exception

A joke from Dadsaysjokes: My teenage son treats me like a god. He acts like I don't exist until he wants something.
Typically Offered