Multimodality

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Speaker:  Dr. Sumin Zhao & Chris Cummins, University of Edinburgh, UK To attend the talk, please register here
Speaker: Prof. Lisa Björlund Boistrup, Malmö University, Sweden To attend the talk please register here:
Speaker: Prof Bessie Mitsikopoulou, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece To attend the talk, please register here
Speaker: Prof Martin Engebretsen, University of Agder, Norway To attend the talk, please register here
Speaker: Professor Theo van Leeuwen, University of Southern Denmark and University of Technology, Sydney To attend the talk please register here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/multimodality-talks-theo-van-leeuwen-and-nikolina-zonji-tickets-424120554997 Abstract: The paper will introduce the emerging area of organizational semiotics, sketching its origins in collaborations between social semioticians and scholars from the field of organization and management studies, and outlining its agenda. The…
The multimodal construction of interculturality, authenticity and authority in YouTube videos Dr Jenifer Ho, City University of Hong Kong [Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/multimodality-talks-series-jenifer-ho-tickets-247167533747 and you’ll receive a zoom link.] Abstract YouTube is increasingly used as a platform for knowledge sharing and construction. This trend is reinforced and popularised by the COVID-19 pandemic which results in an increasing…
This meeting was proposed by Liling Siew, aiming at obtaining a review of multimodal research and discussing some basic concepts of social semiotics. The reading materials for this meeting are: Glossary from Van Leeuwen, T. (1999). Speech, Music, Sound. London: Macmillan. Appendix from Hodge, R. and Kress, G. (1988). Social Semiotics. Cambridge: Polity Press. Book chapter: Adami, E….
Register for the event at https://www.eventbrite.se/e/chiao-i-tseng-emilia-djonov-discourse-semantics-of-time-and-tickets-132782256303 and you’ll receive a link to attend the talk Dr Chiao-I Tseng, University of Bremen, Germany and Dr. Emilia Djonov, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia Abstract: In this talk, we present an analytical approach to children’s interpretations of time in filmic and interactive narratives. This is part of our ongoing collaborative research…
Join us for our next session in the Multimodality Talks Series: When: 14th May 2021 12.00-1.30pm GMT Time Where: Register for the event at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/najma-al-zidjali-covid-19-whatsapp-stickers-as-public-signs-in-oman-tickets-132315885375 and you’ll receive a link to attend the talk Covid-19 WhatsApp Stickers as Public Signs in Oman Dr Najma Al Zidjaly, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman Abstract: In this paper, I…
Speaker: Prof. Carey Jewitt, UCL Knowledge Lab, University College London, UK Where: Online – Register for the event at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/carey-jewitt-intouch-digital-touch-communication-tickets-132313319701 and you’ll be sent a link to attend the talk  Abstract Touch is at the vanguard of advanced digital communication: technologies are being designed to digitally re-mediate touch in ways that simulate, stretch, and/or reconfigure…