Doctorate position in General Linguistics, English Language and Linguistics, Cognitive Semiotics or Scandinavian Languagesat Lund University

Three Doctoral students in General Linguistics, English Language and Linguistics, Cognitive Semiotics or Scandinavian Languages Lund University, Centre for Languages and Literature  Login and apply: https://lu.mynetworkglobal.com/en/what:job/jobID:190103/type:job/where:4/apply:1 Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world’s top 100 universities. The University has 42 000 students and 7 400 staff based in Lund,…

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2018 application round for University of Tartu International Master Studies in Semiotics open!

2018 application round for University of Tartu International Master Studies in Semiotics open!

2018 application round for University of Tartu International Master Studies in Semiotics open! Announcing the 10th class of the international MA in Semiotics at the University of Tartu We are excited to welcome new students to our 2-year international Master’s programme in Semiotics. The courses are taught in English. 10 best applicants will be awarded with tuition-waiver scholarships. …

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Villa Lante Symposium: Semiotics of Cultural Heritages

Villa Lante Symposium: Semiotics of Cultural Heritages International Research Project Institutum Romanum Finlandiae, Passeggiata di Gianicolo, 10,  Roma Monday    April 7, 2014    10-12     Opening  by the Chair:  Eero Tarasti Invited guest lecture:  Stefania Guerra Lisi & Gino Stefani  (Rome):  Roma barocca – semiotica di una tradizione Theory Altti Kuusamo (Turku, Finland):  I primi angeli custodi…

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WATS: World Association for Theoretical Semiotics

WATS stands for the World Association for Theoretical Semiotics.  We had a very successful organizational meeting at IASS-2009 in Coruña and now have about 20 members who are interested in developing, extending, criticizing, etc. semiotic theory and theoretical semiotics. Our officers are: President:                    Charls Pearson, USA Vice-President:            Gu Jia-zu, PRC Secretary:                    Søren Brier, Denmark Director:                     …

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Centre for Cognitive Semiotics (CCS) created at Lund University, Lund, Sweden

The Centre for Cognitive Semiotics (CCS), amalgamates the theoretical and empirical heritage of Semiotics, Linguistics, Cognitive Science, Philosophy, and Anthropology, in order to be able to address the following key questions: * What distinguishes human beings from other species, and how did this specificity evolve? * What aspects of the human mind are universal, which…

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Semiotic Evolution and Cultural Dynamics: the Arts in Culture

Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, The Netherlands Summary of Research Project The main goal of this research is to address, from a new theoretical perspective, the problem of the historical evolution in the arts. The project revives a tradition of research that was based upon the assumption that the historical evolution of the arts is determined by general…

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Sedsu – Stages in the Evolution and development of Sign Use

NEST Pathfinder ‘What it means to be human The 6th Framework Programme of the European Union A project in collaboration between Goldsmith College, London, UK; CNRS Marseille, France; University of Portsmouth, London, UK; Max Planck Institute, Leipzig, Germany; Department of linguistics, Department of semiotics and Department of Cogntive Sciences, University of Lund, Sweden; CNRS Rome,…

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