New book – Beginnings of the semiotics of culture. Edited by Silvi Salupere, Peeter Torop, Kalevi Kull

New book from the Tartu Semiotics Library series: Silvi Salupere, Peeter Torop, Kalevi Kull (eds.) 2013. Beginnings of the semiotics of culture. (Tartu Semiotics Library vol. 13.) Tartu: University of Tartu Press. 133 p. (Pb) A landmark of Tartu semiotics for nearly half of a century now is the semiotics of culture. The semiotic study…

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New book – Meaning Making: It’s what we do; it’s who we are by Floyd Merrell

New book by Floyd Merrell (from the University of Tartu Press): merrell, floyd 2013. Meaning Making: It’s what we do; it’s who we are (A transdisciplinary approach). (Tartu Semiotics Library vol. 12.) Tartu: University of Tartu Press. 321 p. (Pb) Meaning Making: It’s what we do; it’s who we are (A transdisciplinary approach) is a…

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New Book: Semiotics of Subjectivities [in English and Italian]

New Book: Leone, Massimo and Pezzini, Isabella, eds. 2013. Semiotics of Subjectivities [in English and Italian]; contributions by Umberto Eco, Victor Stoichita, Massimo Leone, Eero Tarasti, etc. Rome: Aracne. ISNN: 9788854863293. Publisher’s address: http://www.aracneeditrice.it/aracneweb/index.php/catalogo/area/scienze-storiche-filosofiche-pedagogiche-e-psicologiche/9788854863293-detail.html Price: 30,00 Euros Short description: essays on the semiotics of subjectivity, with specific attention to its visual representations. A PDF of presentation: Leone &…

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New Book – Peirce and Biosemiotics: A Guess at the Riddle of Life

“Peirce and Biosemiotics: A Guess at the Riddle of Life” (Springer) Edited by Vinicius romanini and Eliseo Fernández Short description: This volume discusses the importance of Peirce´s philosophy and theory of signs to the development of Biosemiotics, the science that studies the deep interrelation between meaning and life. Peirce considered semeiotic as a general logic…

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CFP: International Journal of Marketing Semiotics Vol.II

www.ijmarketingsemiotics.com Vol.I now available at http://ijmarketingsemiotics.com/journal-contents-2/ Call for papers: International Journal of Marketing Semiotics Vol.II The mission of the International Journal of Marketing Semiotics is to constitute a reference point in state-of-the-art academic research in the field of marketing semiotics, by enhancing the relevance of semiotic theories and methodologies across the entire marketing mix, with…

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Launch of the International Journal of Marketing Semiotics (IJMS) VOL.I

www.ijmarketingsemiotics.com We are pleased to announce the launch of the first issue of the International Journal of Marketing Semiotics. The mission of the International Journal of Marketing Semiotics is to constitute a reference point in state-of-the-art academic research in the field of marketing semiotics, by enhancing the relevance of semiotic theories and methodologies across the…

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New Book – //rhetor.dixit//: Understanding ad texts’ rhetorical structure for differential figurative advantage

Title: //rhetor.dixit//: Understanding ad texts’ rhetorical structure for differential figurative advantage ISBN: 978-1492259695 Author: George Rossolatos Release date: August 2013 Pages: 188 Available for purchase (full-color, paperback) at: http://www.amazon.com/dp/1492259691     Download your free complimentary ebook copy @ (readable with mobipocket) http://bit.ly/17CfJaH   Publication objectives: This book was put together over the course of the…

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Southern Semiotic Review – Second Issue

The second edition (2/2013) is now available online. www.southernsemioticreview.net This journal was launched in May, and there has been a pleasing response to the first issue, in terms of quantity and quality. 11000+ visitors and 50000+ page views confirm good interest and reception – and readings!  In addition to general issues, special theme issues are…

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