International Master’s Programme of Semiotics at the University of Tartu

semiotics2016ok Dear colleagues, Master Studies in Semiotics at the University of Tartu The 2-year Master’s programme in Semiotics provides interdisciplinary background and gives a theoretical base for application of semiotic ideas to a wide variety of disciplines and scientific study. The programme binds together the theory of semiotics and three core modules – cultural semiotics,…

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Extended Tartu Summer School of Semiotics – August 10-21, 2015

Extended Tartu Summer School of Semiotics – August 10-21, 2015

Extended Tartu Summer School of Semiotics: www.flfi.ut.ee/summer_school/2015/extended.html We are happy to announce that in addition to the traditional academic gathering, extra week of lectures will take place in cooperation with this year’s Tartu Summer School of Semiotics! The additional week of lectures will include lectures, seminars and social program for students and professionals even more…

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Applications for MA Program in Cognitive Linguistics, Case Western Reserve University

Now taking applications for 2015-2016 academic year MA in Cognitive Linguistics The Cognitive Science Department at Case is unique in the nation for its focus on higher order cognition as it relates to culture, creativity, and design. The MA program in Cognitive Linguistics, one of two in the world and the only one in the…

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MA programme in Semiotics at the University of Tartu

Tartu University is home for a unique centre of semiotics, as the Department of Semiotics established by Juri Lotman is one of the oldest in the world. It has long-time traditions in research and teaching semiotics at BA, MA, and PhD levels. In the 2009/2010 academic year, we launched an international English MA programme in…

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Collection for the portrait painting of Professor Eero Tarasti – University of Helsinki

Collection for the portrait painting of Professor Eero Tarasti – To complete the portrait gallery of the professors at the University of Helsinki, Galleria Academica, we invite you to congratulate Professor Eero Tarasti on his 65th birthday on September 27, 2013 by participating in the portrait project. The portrait of Professor Tarasti will be painted…

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Ph.D. course in Cybersemiotics – 12.-16. of August 2013 in Copenhagen

5 ETCS one week PhD-course in Cybersemiotics and Transdisciplinarity: Applications in linguistics, communication, semiotics, culture analysis and biosemiotics Time: 12.-16. of August  2013. Place: Copenhagen Business School, Dalgas Have 15, Frederiksberg (close to the centre of Copenhagen) Organized by Professor Søren Brier (CBS) sb.ikk@cbs.dk – with lectures by Jesper Hoffmeyer, Fredrik Stjernfelt, Claus Emmeche, Torkild…

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Invitation to join the Founding Meeting of The International Association for Cognitive Semiotics

Invitation to join the Founding Meeting of The International Association for Cognitive Semiotics The founding meeting of the International Association for Cognitive Semiotics will be held in connection with the Eighth Conference of The Nordic Association for Semiotic Studies, NASS VIII, May 29th, 2013 at Aarhus University, Denmark. Cognitive semiotics is the study of meaning-making…

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Doctorate positions at Lund University

The Department of Semiotics at Lund University announces the availability of one or more doctorate positions in semiotics at Lund University.   According to Swedish law, doctorate positions are 4-year long salaried positions.   For more information and to apply electronically, go to: http://www.lunduniversity.lu.se/o.o.i.s?id=24914&Dnr=523993&Type=E   For information about the Department of Semiotics at Lund University, see http://www.sol.lu.se/en/semiotik/…

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