Comedy at the Edge: How Stand-up in the 1970s Changed America
What Peter Biskind did for filmmaking, Time magazine critic Richard Zoglin does for comedy in this meticulously researched and hilariously readable account of stand-up comedy in the 1970s.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Lenaphoenix - LibraryThing
My husband was a stand-up comic during the 80's heyday, and he thought this book would be a good addition to what he likes to call my "comedy education." The book traces the major shifts in stand-up ... Read full review
Review: Comedy at the Edge: How Stand-up in the 1970s Changed AmericaUser Review - Matt - Goodreads
Fascinating and readable, if at times vulgar (in reflection on the topic at hand, natch). Read full review