The Semiotics Workshop is pleased to announce its Winter 2010 schedule:

Thursday, January 14th, Shunsuke Nozawa

Anthropology, University of Chicago

“Counting Everybody: Citizens Movements and Friendship in Postwar Japan”

Thursday, January 28th, Johnathan Rosa

Anthropology, University of Chicago

“‘That Doesn’t Count as a Book, That’s Real Life ‘: Inverted Literacies, Criminalized Intertextualities and Latina/o Identities in a Chicago High School”

Wednesday, Febuary 17th, Daniel Dayan & Elihu Katz  ** Please Note Day Change **

(Co-Sponsored with Politics, Communication and Society Workshop)

Daniel Dayan, Professor of Communication, University of Pennsylvania

Elihu Katz, Director of Research, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique


Thursday, February 25th, Laurence Ralph

Anthropology, University of Chicago

“The Force of the Gang: Icons of Disability and the Effect of Consent”

Thursday, March 12th, Dennis Baron

Professor of English and Linguistics, University of Illinois

“Should Everybody Write? The Destabilizing Technologies of Communications”