The Consumption of Laughter in Everyday Life

  • Kristine Dizon
Keywords: review, laughter, picture books


Review of:

Arnaldo, Monica. Time for Bed’s Story. Kids, 2020. 

Forsythe, Matthew. Pokko and the Drum. Simon and Schuster/ Wiseman, 2019. 

Rex, Adam. Why? Illustrated by Claire Keane, Chronicle, 2019. 

Yoshitake, Shinsuke. The Boring Book. Chronicle, 2019.

Author Biography

Kristine Dizon

Kristine Dizon is an international artist and teacher who has performed in Europe, Asia, and the Americas. She served as Visiting Professor at the University of Saint Joseph, Faculty of Creative Industries in Macao, China in 2018. Ms. Dizon is a recipient of the Fundação para Ciência e Tecnologia grant for the International Doctoral Program of Cultural Studies at the Universidade de Católica Portuguesa in Lisbon for her research “Remaking: The Reshaping of Sound in Portuguese Musical Comedies.” She was awarded the Fulbright Scholarship for postgraduate studies in Portugal at the Escola Superior de Música e Artes do Espetáculo.

How to Cite
Dizon, K. (2021). The Consumption of Laughter in Everyday Life. Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures, 13(1), 333-341. Retrieved from