Keyword: Semiotics

Article in Journal | Posted 05/09/2017
Stables, Andrew (2014). Peirce and Rationalism: Is Peirce a Fully Semiotic Philosopher?
While Peirce is a seminal figure for contemporary semiotic philosophers, it is axiomatic of a fully semiotic perspective that no philosopher or philosophy (semiotics included) can provide any final...
News | Posted 26/04/2017
17th International Meeting on Pragmatism

The Center for Pragmatism Studies (CPS) of PUC-SP, is now calling for submissions of abstracts for the 17th International Meeting on Pragmatism, to be held at the Pontifical Catholic University of...

Monograph | Posted 14/03/2017
Liszka, James J. (1989). The Semiotic of Myth: A Critical Study of the Symbol
Monograph | Posted 14/03/2017
Jakobson, Roman (1980). The Framework of Language
Article in Journal | Posted 20/12/2016
Ungurean, Sorin (2014). Sign Typologies
Sign theory is one of those sciences that may diverge significantly from the lay perception of its subject matter. Semiotics (Anglo- Saxon schools of thought emerged in emulation of Charles Sanders...
News | Posted 14/11/2016
Panel: Charles S. Peirce. Bridging the Disciplinary Boundaries of the Natural Sciences and Humanities

15th International Congress of the German Semiotic Society (DGS): Borders and Boundaries

To honor and celebrate over a century of Charles S. Peirce’s semeiotic legacy the German Semiotic...

News | Posted 06/09/2016
13th World Congress of Semiotics

The IASS-AIS World Congress is the most important scientific event for the international semiotic community. Organized since 1974 (in Milan, Italy), it has now reached the 13th edition, and has...

Edited Collection | Posted 19/01/2016
Muller, John, Brent, Joseph (2000). Peirce, Semiotics, and Psychoanalysis
Monograph | Posted 19/01/2016
Johansen, Jørgen D. (1993). Dialogic Semiosis: An Essay on Signs and Meaning
Monograph | Posted 19/01/2016
Ojala, Juha (2009). Space in Musical Semiosis: An Abductive Theory of the Musical Composition Process
News | Posted 25/09/2015
Special issue of Punctum on Art as Concept and Institution

Art as Concept and Institution: History and Semiotics of an evolving category
Special issue of Punctum, the International Journal of Semiotics of the Hellenic...

Article in Journal | Posted 26/08/2015
van Hateren, J. H. (2015). The Natural Emergence of (Bio)Semiosic Phenomena
Biological organisms appear to have agency, goals, and meaningful behaviour. One possibility is that this is mere appearance, where such properties are not real, but only ‘as if’ consequences of the...
News | Posted 26/08/2015
EBICC 2015: 10th International Brazilian Meeting on Cognitive Science

The central theme of EBICC-2015 is Situated Embodied Cognition - Information and Autonomous Action, and focuses on questions concerning the role of the informational coupling between the cognitive...

News | Posted 29/04/2015
PhD program in 'Philosophy, Science, Cognition and Semiotics'

Call for applications for the PhD program of the University of Bologna "Philosophy, Science, Cognition and Semiotics"

Duration: 3 years
Positions and scholarships: 5 positions, of...

News | Posted 26/04/2015
International Symposium on Cultural and Communication Semiotics

The Second Call for Papers

There are twelve Round Tables on various topics in different fields of semiotic and media studies. Please contact the secretary of the RT you would like to choose...

News | Posted 26/02/2015
Evolutionary Love: Relations and Identities in a Virtual World

The Semiotic Society of America
40th Annual Meeting

Charles Sanders Peirce’s concept of evolutionary love is behind the theme of this year’s conference, which prompts an exploration...

News | Posted 16/12/2014
Special Issue on 'Commemorating Charles S. Peirce (1839-1914): Interpretive Semiotics and Mass Media'

Special commemorative issue of the on-line-journal Ocula has been published.

Article in Journal | Posted 23/11/2014
Ostdiek, Gerald (2014). The Manufacture of Chance: Firstness as a Fixture of Life
Whereas Peirce’s logic (and belief therein) drove him to postulate a primitive sentiency of physical matter, this essay argues that life exhibits behavior that is radically discontinuous from its...
Article in Journal | Posted 22/11/2014
Kralemann, Björn, Lattmann, Claas (2013). Models as Icons: Modeling Models in the Semiotic Framework of Peirce’s Theory of Signs
In this paper, we try to shed light on the ontological puzzle pertaining to models and to contribute to a better understanding of what models are. Our suggestion is that models should be regarded...
Article in Journal | Posted 03/11/2014
Petrov, Petre (2013). Mixing signs and bones: John Deely's case for global semiosis
The article develops a critique of John Deely's ontological realism, specifically in its relevance for the project of global semiotics. Deely, whose theorizations rely heavily on the pre-modern...