Author Archives: Meng-xi Hu (WG'16)

The Case for Race-Based Humor

My sister and I have pendants inscribed with the words “knock knock”. After a lifetime of “Hu’s there?” jokes, we decided to embrace the pun-worthiness of our names and make that laugh our own. As I imagine is the case for many of my classmates, racial humour (and yes, I will insist on spelling it