New issue of Degrés: revue de synthèse à orientation sémiologique

“Modaliser la verité” (Modalities of truth) Abstract : In La guerre du faux (The War of the fake), Umberto Eco defines truth as an “effect” dissociated from the immediate relationship with the reality of facts. Alongside of a criteriology of conformity, the author thus designates truth as a pattern of “constructs”. Quite logically, Umberto Eco…

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Nouvelle parution: Actes Sémiotiques, N° 130

Chères amies, chers amis,  Je suis heureux de vous annoncer la parution du numéro 130 (01/2024) des Actes Sémiotiques (https://www.unilim.fr/actes-semiotiques/8208). Ce numéro contient un dossier monographique intitulé Les formes des théories sémiotiques sous la direction de Jacques FONTANILLE et Francesco MARSCIANI, trois textes dans la rubrique « Recherches et analyses sémiotiques » et une série de notes…

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New publication: “From Mimetic Translation to Artistic Transduction: A Semiotic Perspective on Virginia Woolf, Hector Berlioz, and Bertold Brecht”, by Dinda Gorlée

Transduction is beyond translation: both retranslation and auto translation move beyond the transferal of one language to another to signify the speculative attempts to examine and execute the belief, concepts, and meaning of the level of different arts. The art of translating means the analytical exercise of transferring, rotating, and twisting one language into another…

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New publication: “The hybrid face. Paradoxes of the visage in the digital era”, edited by Massimo Leone

This original and interdisciplinary volume explores the contemporary semiotic dimensions of the face from both scientific and sociocultural perspectives, putting forward several traditions, aspects, and signs of the human utopia of creating a hybrid face. The book semiotically delves into the multifaceted realm of the digital face, exploring its biological and social functions, the concept…

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Appel à contributions: revue Versus. Quaderni di Studi Semiotici

Chères et chers collègues, Nous avons le plaisir de vous présenter ci-dessous l’appel à contributions pour les numéros de la revue “Versus”. Nous vous serions reconnaissants de bien vouloir le diffuser. Cordialement, Daniele SalernoPour la direction de “Versus” Appel à contributions  “Versus. Quaderni di Studi Semiotici” lance un appel à contributions pour la section Recherches…

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Appel à contributions: revue Visible – “Tactilité du visuel et mondes numériques”

Chers Collègues, Nous avons le plaisir de vous annoncer l’ouverture de l’appel à publication pour le prochain numéro de la revue Visible (parution en décembre 2024) intitulé “Tactilité du visuel et mondes numériques”.Dans la perspective ouverte par les nouvelles images numériques, ce numéro cherchera à réinterroger la pertinence et les moyens de la sémiotique pour…

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Nouvelle parution: “La double articulation, on en crève ! Repenser le signifiant”, sous la direction de Federico Bravo

Chères et chers collègues, J’ai le plaisir de vous faire part de la parution du volume collectif La double articulation, on en crève ! Repenser le signifiant, sous la direction de Federico Bravo, aux éditions Lambert-Lucas : http://www.lambert-lucas.com/livre/la-double-articulation-on-en-creve/ Vous trouverez la table des matières en pièce jointe. Bien cordialementAnne Beyaert-Geslin

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New issue of Punctum – International Journal of Semiotics

Dear colleagues, I am sending you for IASS News the new issue of Punctum – International Journal of Semiotics (https://punctum.gr/) Volume 9, issue 1, dedicated to ”The Meaning of Collections between Media and Practices”, edited by Gabriele Marino & Bruno Surace. I wish you a happy New Year !! Best wishesEvangelos Kourdis

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New Semiotic Publications: “Chinese Semiotic Studies” and “Versus. Quaderni di studi semiotici”

Dear colleagues, I hope this email finds you well. If possible, let the announcements of a new special issue on physiognomy and AI circulate among your mailing lists and IASS-AIS websites: https://www.degruyter.com/journal/key/css/19/3/html As well as a new special issue of the journal VERSUS on the semiotics of manipulation: https://www.rivisteweb.it/issn/0393-8255/issue/9292?fbclid=IwAR3ymcDiCQIcMEM8-nxXjZknbLvP37b_Si67Vq42R2BOWqnu0Neaz7kTf6A Thank you very much, indeed. With…

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New issue of Zeitschrift fur Semiotik, dedicated to Italian Semiotics (Vol. I and II)

Link to the official webpage Aus dem Inhalt: Gianfranco Marrone: Accidents and explosions in Semiotic Research in Italy: Introductory Notes Summary. A history of Italian semiotics has yet to be written. This issue therefore has completely different aspirations: more than a history, or even less a geography, its intended goal is that of self-analysis of, roughly…

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