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Humour Summer School 2012
12th International Summer School and Symposium on Humour and Laughter: Theory, Research and Applications


Thank you all!



12th International Summer School and Symposium on Humour and Laughter

University of Eastern Finland
Savonlinna, Finland

July 2 - 7, 2012

Course Director: Professor Willibald Ruch

Local Organisers: Professor Pirjo Nuutinen
Professor Seppo Knuuttila



The Summer School would like to extend a thank you to all of our partners and sponsors:          

                              International Society for Humor Studies (ISHS)                                        

Savonlinna Opera Festival

Kalevala Society

Joensuu University Foundation

Art Council of South Savo

University Association of East Savo

Mouton de Gruyter

Summer Hotel Vuorilinna

Bookstore Knut Posse

Bakery Herkku-Pekka

Bakery Sirkka Makkonen

Bakery Laurikainen

Restaurant Amica

Special thanks to

o   Lecturer  Helena Valkeapää and  students Jenni Korhonen, Lilli Lempessalmi and Minna Rinta  (Unit of Home Economics, Teacher Education Savonlinna)

o   Volunteers: Student  Sari Nyrhinen (Unit of OpeArt, Teacher Education Savonlinna) and Serja Turunen (member of the local organizing team, doctor student, UEF)

o   It- experts: Jorma Nyrhinen and Juha Tikkanen

o   Photo in the coursebook cover: Heikki Kinnunen






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