Satire

An essay, book, or work of art that tries to make a point about human nature, society, and/or laws, by poking fun at them. Often some aspect of what is being satirized is taken to such an extreme that it appears absurd.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Satire." (Viewed on September 16, 2021) <https://jwa.org/node/11791>.

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