P. Marteinson

 (on leave until July 1)
B.A., M.A, Ph.D. (University of Toronto)

Dept. e-mail: marteinson@uwaterloo.ca
Web e-mail: marteinson@yahoo.com

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Professor Peter Marteinson (University of Waterloo, HKMA College Hong Kong) is a specialist in Theatre and Literary Theory, particularly in the philosophy and theory of comedy. He has published articles in the field of eighteenth-century theatre, notably on Beaumarchais, Marivaux and the structure of their comedies, as well as articles and papers on Technology and Education. He is Co-Editor of the international literary journal, Applied Semiotics / Sémiotique appliquée, and is a former student at France's Ecole normale supérieure. He is currently writing a book on the aesthetics of comedy.

Curriculum Vitae
Pléiade E-Library
On-line PhD Thesis: Semiotics of the Comic
Publications to Date
CV en français
Work in Progress: On Laughter