Ruth Wisse By Fred Stella • Oct 23, 2017 ShareTweetEmail Listen Listening... / 27:22 Dr. Ruth Wisse joins us on Common Threads No Joke by Ruth Wisse Our guest is Dr. Ruth Wisse. Dr. Wisse joins us to discuss her book, No Joke: Making Jewish Humor. Ruth is a Professor of Yiddish Literature and Comparative Literature at Harvard University. Tags: religionJudaismHumorShareTweetEmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Sheldon Kopperl By Fred Stella • Sep 25, 2017 GVSU Grand Valley State University Professor Sheldon Kopperl joins us to talk about his experiences with antisemitism and antisemitism in the world today. Sheldon Kopperl (Part II) By Fred Stella • Oct 1, 2017 GVSU We're joined again by Grand Valley State University Professor Sheldon Kopperl. We continue our conversation on antisemitism.