Call for papers: Lexia (39 – 40) “Heritage and the City. Semiotics and Politics of Cultural Memory in Urban Spaces”

HERITAGE AND THE CITYSemiotics and Politics of Cultural Memory in Urban Spaces Guest Editors: Francesco Mazzucchelli (University of Bologna), Maria Rosaria Vitale (University of Catania), Massimo Leone (University of Turin/University of Shanghai) “Lexia”, the international, peer-reviewed journal of CIRCe, the Center for Interdisciplinary Research on Communication of the University of Turin, Italy, invites contributions to…

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2nd and final call for chapters for the collective volume on “Trauma and Consumption”

2nd and final call for chapters for the collective volume on Trauma and Consumption (DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.20568.24324) that will be published by a major publishing house in 2021 This volume aims at opening new theoretical vistas in conceptualizing how the notion of trauma may be fruitfully applied to consumption studies, as well as offering fresh perspectives…

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Call for papers: Revista DeSignis, “Mediatización. Teorías y prácticas”

DeSignis retoma el debate iniciado con el numero Semiosis Social. La Semiotica de Eliseo Veron o sobre las condiciones de la mediatización, fenómeno societal ligado estrechamente a las sociedades de hiperproduccion e hiperconsumo mediático y las intersecciones que se producen con otros campos disciplinarios y afines a la semiótica. Desde hace al menos tres décadas…

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Call for papers: Revista DeSignis, “Semiosis y feminismos. Teorías feministas y del discurso: ensamblajes e intersecciones”

DeSignis retoma un debate iniciado hace diez años con el n°12 Traducción/Género/Poscolonialismo (2008) al que siguió el n°16 Cuerpo(s). Sexos, sentidos, semiosis (2010) a cargo de María Eugenia Olavarria, y el pionero n°19 Queers Studies. Semióticas y políticas de género (2012). DeSignis continúa la serie ‘Intersecciones’ estudiando los procesos de producción de conocimiento y de…

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Deadline extension: 4th International Conference on Semiotics and Visual Communication (13-15 november, 2020)

Due to the disruption caused by the existing situation of the pandemic, we are extending the deadline for the submission of abstracts to May 4, 2020. We would also like to thank everyone who has already sent us a proposal, all abstracts received will be forwarded to our reviewers. Stay home and be safe, together…

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DEADLINE POSTPONED TO 1 JUNE XXV EFSS’ 2020

SEMIOTICS OF THE DIGITAL FACE 6-10 September 2020, Sozopol, BULGARIA – New deadline for the proposals: June 1 2020 REGISTRATION FORM For more information: efss_xx@nbu.bg Keynote speakers: Prof. Anne Beyaert-Geslin – Bordeaux Montaigne University, France Visual semiotics (portrait, sensoriality, immersive image) Prof. Stef Aupers – University of Leuven, Belgium Digital game culture and social networks…

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EVENT POSTPONED! SEMIOTIZATION AND TRANSUBSTANTIATION: JULIA KRISTEVA FOR THE 21ST CENTURY

(suit le texte en français) THE KRISTEVA CIRCLE, SEPTEMBER 4-5, SOZOPOL (BULGARIA), 2020 SEMIOTIZATION AND TRANSUBSTANTIATION: JULIA KRISTEVA FOR THE 21ST CENTURY Hosted by: SOUTHEAST EUROPEAN CENTRE FOR SEMIOTIC STUDIES, NEW BULGARIAN UNIVERSITY NEW DEADLINE FOR THE ABSTRACTS: 30 May 2020 In the general introduction to her trilogy on the “female genius,” Kristeva notes that Arendt,…

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Call for papers: special issue of Punctum. International Journal of Semiotics

Call for Papers Semiotics of political communication Special issue of Punctum. International Journal of Semiotics Editor: Gregory Paschalidis In the last few decades the field of political communication is characterized by an increasing degree of pluralization and fluidity. The large-scale crisis of long-established political agents (e.g. traditional political parties, the European Union) has proceeded together…

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