- International Society for Humor Studies (ISHS at Holy Names University, Oakland, California)
- Humor: International Journal of Humor Research (Mouton de Gruyter, Berlin)
- International Summer Schools and Symposia on Humour and Laughter: Theory, Research and Applications
- CORHUM (L’Association pour le développement des recherches sur le Comique, le Rire et l’Humour, and journal, Humoresques)
- Centre for Comedy Studies Research (CCSR), Brunel University, UK
- International Society for Persian Humour (ISPH)
- American Comedy Archives (Emerson College)
- International Society for Empirical Aesthetics
- Association for the Study of Play (TASP)
- Humor Research website (Willibald Ruch, Psychology, University of Zurich), and associated page listing On-line Humor Research Projects and People around the world. To post, contact
- Humour-Research Discussion Group
- Humor in America (An e-publication of original and re-posted essays etc on American humour topics)
- Interactive listserve on American humour
- European Journal of Humour Research
- International Society for Luso-Hispanic Humor Studies
Top left: Opening of the International Panel on the 2012 Australian radio prank call to the Duchess of Cambridge’s maternity hospital in London, at the 2013 ISHS Conference at College of William and Mary, Williamsburg VA.
Top right: Italian dramatist and mime, Dario Fo, performs in the amphitheatre for delegates at the 2002 ISHS Conference, Castello Bertinoro, Università di Bologna.
Top left: ISHS 2012 Graduate Student Awardee and AHSN member, Rebecca Higgie (Curtin University, WA) with her Comedy Night Award from the 2013 ISHS Conference at College of William and Mary, Williamsburg VA.
Top right: Paavo Kerkkänen, who researches gelotophobia (fear of being laughed at), consults Don Quixote outside his birthplace at the 2008 ISHS Conference in Spain.