Charles Forceville Visiting Scholar at Universitá di Cagliari
11-23 May 2017
Prof. Charles Forceville, associate professor in the Media Studies department of the UvA, will participate in prof. Emiliano Ilardi’s project “Creative visual/pictorial & multimodal metaphors: application in ads, cartoons and other media” at the Department of Pedagogy, Psychology, Philosophy of the University of Cagliari. He will give 4 lectures between 11 and 23 of May.
Rooted in cognitivist approaches, his research interests include multimodal metaphor, multimodal rhetoric & narrative, narrative across media, relevance theory, genre, documentary film, animation, and comics & cartoons.