THE INTERNATIONAL SEMIOTICS INSTITUTE AT IMATRA, FINLAND

 

Announces series of publications: Acta Semiotica Fennica

In this series recently launched in collaboration with the Semiotic Society of Finland, will appear congress reports, monographs, and anthologies that reflect recent achievements of semiotic research in Finland, neighbouring areas, and troughout the world

Editor: Eero Tarasti (University of Helsinki). Associate Editors: Paul Forsell (University of Helsinki) and Richard Littlefied (USA)

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The following have thus far appeared in the series:

Center and Periphery in Representations and Institutions: Proceedings from the ISI Conference in Imatra, 1990. Ed. Eero Tarasti. Acta Semiotica Fennica I, Imatra 1992, 473 pp. (ISSN 1235-497X; ISBN 951-96306-1-9). Price: 17 5 EUR.

On the Borderlines of semiosis: Proceedings from the ISI Conferences in Imatra, 1991 and 1992. Ed. Eero Tarasti. Acta Semiotica Fennica II. Imatra 1993, 438 pp. (ISSN 1235-497X; ISBN 951-96306-2-7). Price: 17 5 EUR.

Hannele Koivunen, The Woman Who Understood Completely: a Semiotic Analysis of the Mary Magdalene Myth in a Gnostic Gospel of Mary (Diss, University of Helsinki, 1994). Acta Semiotica Fennica III. Helsinki 1994, 318 pp. (ISSN 1235-497X; ISBN 951-96306-4-3). Price: 17 EUR. Sold out.

Musical Semiotics in Growth: An Anthology of Papers Presented at Three International Doctoral and Postdoctoral Seminars on Musical Semiotics, 1991-1993 (in connection with International Musical Signification Project). Ed. Eero Tarasti. Acta Semiotica Fennica IV, Jyväskylä 1996, 642 pp. (ISSN 1235-497X; ISBN 0-253-21009-7). Distributed by Indiana University Press. Sold out.

José Luiz Martinez: Semiosis in Hindustani Music. Acta Semiotica Fennica V, Helsinki 1997, 396 pp. (ISSN 1235-497X;ISBN 951-96306-6-X). Price: 25 EUR.

Musical Signification Between Rhetoric and Pragmatics, La Significazione Musicale, tra Retirica e Pragmatica: Proceedings of the 5th International Congress on Musical signification. Ed. Gino Stefani, Eero Tarasti and Luca Marconi. Acta Semiotica Fennica VI, Bologna 1998, 555 pp. (ISBN 88-491-1174-b). Price 25 EUR. Sold out.

Snow, Forest, Silence: The Finnish Tradition of Semiotics. Ed. Eero Tarasti. Acta Semiotica Fennica VII, Helsinki 1999, 404 pp. ( ISBN 0-253-21320-7). Price: 25 EUR

Ymmärtämisen Merkit, Samuuden ja toiseuden ikoneja suomalaisessa kulttuurissa. Toim. Eero Tarasti. Acta Semiotica Fennica VIII, Helsinki 2000, Hakapaino (ISBN 951-96306-9-4; ISSN 1235-497X; ISSN 0789-1571) Hinta: 25 EUR

Kristian Bankov: Intellectual Effort and Linguistic Work, Semiotic and Hermeneutic Aspects of the Philosophy of Bergson. Acta Semiotica Fennica IX, Helsinki 2000, 152 pp. (ISBN 951-98654-0-3 paperback, ISBN 951-98654-1-1 PDF) Price: 17 EUR

Harri Veivo: The Written Space. Semiotic Analysis of the Representation of Space and its Rhetorical Functions in Literature. Acta Semiotica Fennica X, Helsinki 2001, 233 pp. (ISBN 951-98654-8-9 paperback, ISSN 1235-497X) Price: 17 EUR. Sold out.

Luiz Fernando Nascimento de Lima: Live Samba. Analysis and Interpretation of Brazilian Pagode. Acta Semiotica Fennica XI, Approaches to Musical Semiotics 1. Helsinki 2001, Hakapaino, 339 pp. (ISBN 951B98654B9B7, ISSN 1235B497X Acta Semiotica Fennica XI, ISSN 1458B4921 Approaches to Musical Semiotics 1) Price: 25 EUR..

Richard Littlefield: Frames and Framing. The Margins of Music Analysis. Semiotica Fennica XII, Approaches to Musical Semiotics 2. Helsinki 2001, 132 pp. (ISBN 952-5431-00-2, ISSN 1235-497X Acta Semiotica Fennica XII, ISSN 1458-4921 Approaches to Musical Semiotics 2) Price: 17 EUR. Sold out.

Dario Martinelli: How Musical Is a Whale? Towards a Theory of Zoömusicology.Acta Semiotica Fennica XIII, Approaches to Musical Semiotics 3. Helsinki 2002, 331 pp. (ISBN 952-5431-01-0, ISSN 1235-497X Acta Semiotica Fennica XIII, ISSN 1458-4921 Approaches to Musical Semiotics 3.) Price: 25 EUR. Sold out.

Mikko Kuusimäki: Robinson et le Tarot. Etude sur la signification de Vendredi ou les limbes du Pacifique de Michel Tournier. Acta Semiotica Fennica XIV, Helsinki 2002, 341 pp. (ISBN 952-5431-02-9, ISSN 1235-497X Acta Semiotica Fennica XIV) Price: 25 EUR.

Eero Tarasti: Musical Semiotics Revisited, Approaches to Musical Semiotics 4, Acta Semiotica Fennica XV, Helsinki 2003, 669 pp.( ISBN 952-5431-03-7, ISSN 1235-479X Acta Semiotica Fennica XV, ISSN 1458-4921 Approaches to Musical Semiotics 4, ISSN 0787-4294 Studia Musicologica Universitatis Helsingiensis IX) Price:30 EUR. Sold out.

Eero Tarasti: Understanding/Misunderstanding, Contributions to the study of the hermeneutics of signs, Acta Semiotica Fennica XVI, Helsinki 2003, 543 pp.(ISBN 952-5431-04-5, ISSN 1235-497X, Acta Semiotica Fennica XVI) Price: 30 EUR

Drina Hocevar: Movement and Poetic Rhythm, Uncovering the Musical Signification of Poetic Discource via the Temporal Dimension of the Sign. Acta Semiotica Fennica XVII, Approaches to Musical Semiotics 5, Studia Musicologica Universitatis Helsingiensis X, Price: 30 EUR. Sold out.

Fulvio Delli Pizzi – Michele Ignelzi – Paolo Rosato: Systems of Musical Sense.Essays on the analysis, semiotics, and hermeneutics of music. Acta semiotica fennica XVIII (ISSN 1235-497X), Approaches to Musical Semiotics 6 (ISSN 1458-4921). Helsinki 2004. Price: 25 EUR. Sold out.

Kai Lassfolk: Music Notation as Objects. An Object-Oriented Analysis of the Common Western Music Notation System. Acta semiotica fennica XIX (ISSN 1235-497X), Approaches to Musical Semiotics 7 (ISSN 1458-4921). ISBN 952-5431-07-X, Helsinki 2004, 172 pp. Price: 25 15 EUR

From Nature To Psyche. Proceedings from the ISI Summer Congresses at Imatra in 2001-2002. Ed. by Eero Tarasti. Acta semiotica fennica XX (ISBN 952-5431-08-8, ISSN 1235-497X), Helsinki 2004, 347 pp. Price: 25 EUR.

Satoru Kambe: Jean Sibelius’s Kullervo and Lemminkäinen. Form, Image and Musical Narrative. Acta semiotica fennica XXI (ISSN 1235-497X), Approaches to Musical Semiotics 8 (ISSN 1458-4921). ISBN 952-5431-12-6. Helsinki 2005, 173 pp. Price: 17 EUR. Sold out.

Susanna Välimäki: Subject Strategies in Music.A Psychoanalytic Approach to Musical Signification. Acta semiotica fennica XXII (ISSN 1235-497X), Approaches to Musical Semiotics 9 (ISSN 1458-4921). ISBN 952-5431-10-X. Helsinki 2005, 398 pp. Price: 28 EUR. Sold out.

Music and the Arts, Part one. Proceedings from ICMS 7. Ed. by Eero Tarasti. Acta Semiotica Fennica XXIII (ISSN 1235-497X), Approaches to Musical Semiotics 10 (ISSN 1458-4921). ISBN 952-5431-09-6. Helsinki 2006, 458 pp. Price: 30 25 EUR

Music and the Arts, Part two. Proceedings from ICMS 7. Ed. by Eero Tarasti. Acta Semiotica Fennica XXIII (ISSN 1235-497X), Approaches to Musical Semiotics 10 (ISSN 1458-4921). ISBN 952-5431-09-6. Helsinki 2006, 454 pp. Price: 30 25 EUR

Parts I and II: price 50 40 EUR.

Stefania Guerra Lisi – Gino Stefani: Prenatal Styles in the Arts and the Lif. Acta Semiotica Fennica XXIV (ISSN 1235-497X) ISBN 952-5431-15-0. Helsinki 2006, 150 pp. Price: 15 EUR

Erkki Pekkilä – David Neumeyer – Richard Littlefield: Music, Meaning & Media. Acta Semiotica Fennica XXV (ISSN 1235-497X), Approaches To Musical Semiotics 11 (ISSN ISSN 1458-4921), Studia Musicologia Universitatis Helsingiensis 15). ISBN 952-5431-18-5. Helsinki 2006, 246 pp. Price: 20 EUR.

Dario Martinelli: Zoosemiotics. Proposals for a Handbook. Acta Semiotica Fennica XXVI (ISSN 1235-497X). ISBN 978-952-5431-16-2. Helsinki 2007, 297 pp.. Price: 25 EUR

Merja Bauters: Changes in Beer Labels and their Meaning. A Holistic Approach to the Semiosic Process. Acta Semiotica Fennica XXVII (ISSN 1235-497X). ISBN 978-952-5431-20-9. Helsinki 2007, 228 pp. Sold out.

Ritva Hartama-Heinonen: Abductive Translation Studies. The Art of Marshalling Signs. Acta Semiotica Fennica XXVIII (ISSN 1235-497X). ISBN 978-952-5431-24-7. Helsinki 2008, 344 p. Price: 30 EUR

Global Signs. Proceedings of the 2003-2006 Summer Congresses of the International Semiotics Institute. Ed. by Eero Tarasti. Acta Semiotica Fennica XXIX (ISSN 1235-497X). ISBN 978-952-5431-216. Helsinki 2008, 655 p. Price: 30 EUR

A Sounding of Signs. Modalities and Moments in Music, Culture, and Philosophy. Essays in Honor of Eero Tarasti on his 60th Anniversary. Acta Semiotica Fennica XXX. (ISSN 1235-497X). ISBN 978-952-5431-23-0. Helsinki 2008, 395 p. Price: 30 EUR

Pirjo Kukkonen: Det sjungande jaget. Att översätta känslan och själen. Den lyriska samlingen Kanteletar i svenska tolkningar 1830-1989. Acta Semiotica Fennica XXXI ISBN 978-952-5431-27-8. Helsinki 2009, 320 p. Price: 30 EUR.

 

Music Senses Body. Proceedings from the 9th International Congress on Musical Signification Roma 19-23/09/2006 Ed. by Dario Martinelli. Acta Semiotica Fennica XXXII. ISBN 978-952-5431-25-4, ISSN 1235-497X. 2008, 552 p. Price: 30 EUR

 

Juha Ojala: Space in Musical Semiosis. An Abductive Theory of the Musical Composition Process. Acta Semiotica Fennica XXXIII. Approaches to Musical Semiotics 12. ISBN 978-952-5431-28-5, ISSN 1235-497X, 1458-492.2009, 524 p. Price: 30 EUR


Communication: Understanding / Misunderstanding. Proceedings of the 9th Congress of the IASS/AIS, Helsinki-Imatra 2007, ed. by Eero Tarasti. 3 volumes. Acta Semiotica Fennica XXXIV. Imatra & Helsinki, 2009. 80 50 EUR.

 

Kielen ja kulttuurin saloja. In Honorem Pirjo Kukkonen 5.9.2009. Toimittajat Ritva Hartama-Heinonen, Irma Sorvali, Eero Tarasti, Eila Tarasti. Acta Semiotica Fennica XXXV. Imatra & Helsinki, 2009. 25 EUR.

 

Maciej Jablonski: Music as Sign. Acta Semiotica Fennica XXXVI. Imatra & Helsinki, 2010. 25 EUR.

 

Before and After Music. Proceedings from the 10th International Congress on Musical Signification, Vilnius 2008. Edited by Lina Navickaite-Martinelli. Acta Semiotica Fennica XXXVII. Vilnius & Helsinki & Imatra, 2010. 30 EUR.

 

Dario Martinelli: Authenticity, Performance and Other Double-Edged Words. Essays on Popular Music. Acta Semiotica Fennica XXXVIII. Imatra & Helsinki, 2010. 25 EUR.

 

Gabriel Pareyon: On Musical Self-Similarity. Intersemiosis as Synecdoche and Analogy. Acta Semiotica Fennica XXXIX.Approaches To Musical Semiotics 13. Imatra & Helsinki, 2011. 35 EUR.

 

Ramunas Motiekaitis: Poetics of the Nameless Middle. Acta Semiotica Fennica XL. Approaches To Musical Semiotics 14. Imatra & Helsinki, 2011. 20 EUR.

 

Tiina Vainiomäki: The Musical Realism of Leoš Janácek : From Speech Melodies to a Theory of Composition. Acta Semiotica Fennica XLI. Approaches To Musical Semiotics 15. Imatra & Helsinki, 2012. Sold out.

 


 

Semiotiikan julkaisuja

A. J. Greimasin luennot Helsingissä 4.-5.5.1979. Toimittanut ja suomeksi kääntänyt Eero Tarasti. Semiotiikan julkaisuja 1. Helsinki 1999, Yliopistopaino (ISBN 951-96306-7-8; ISSN 1456-3460) Hinta: 3 EUR

Imatran Kansainvälisen Semiotiikka-Instituutin julkaisuja

Tarasti, Eero: Merkkien kronikka. Suomen Semiotiikan Seuran jäsentiedotteet v. 1979-1991. Imatran Kansainvälisen Semiotiikka-Instituutin julkaisuja, nr. 1 (ISSN 0789-1571) . Helsinki 1991, 226 s. ISBN 951-96306-0-0. Hinta: 3 EUR.Tarasti, Eero: Pariisin uudet mysteerit ja muita matkakertomuksia. Imatran Kansainvälisen Semiotiikka-Instituutin julkaisuja, nr. 2 (ISSN 0789-1571) . Helsinki 2004, 150 s. ISBN 952-5431-11-8. Hinta: EUR.Tarasti, Eero: Muotokuvia. Tulkintoja, muistelmia, tarinoita. Imatran Kansainvälisen Semiotiikka-Instituutin julkaisuja, nr. 3 (ISSN 0789-1571) . Helsinki 2006, 366 s. ISBN 952-5431-14-2. Hinta: EUR 25.

Broms, Henri: Jazzin semiotiikkaa. Imatran Kansainvälisen Semiotiikka-Instituutin julkaisuja, nr. 4 (ISSN 0789-1571) . Helsinki 2007, 130 s. ISBN 952-5431-17-7. Hinta: EUR 20.

Semiotiikan verkostoyliopiston julkaisuja

Veivo, Harri (toim.): Vastarinta/resistanssi. Konfliktit, vastustus ja sota semiotiikan tutkimuskohteina.Semiotiikan verkostoyliopiston julkaisuja (ISSN 1795-8598;24) . Helsinki 2007. ISBN 978-951-570-682-9. 288 s. Price:

Summer 2000 Nordic-Baltic Summer Institute (June 12-21, 2000 in Imatra)

PART I: Plenary lectures and section: Signs of Nation and History. Imatra 2001. (ISBN 951-98654-2-X; ISSN 1457-8638) Price: 15 EUR.

PART II: Hommage à Thomas A. Sebeok, 80 years - from fennougrian Studies to Biosemiotics. Imatra 2001. (ISBN 951-98654-3-8; ISSN 1457-8638) Price 9 EUR

PART III: Sections: Semiotics in Therapy, Semiotics of Translation, 19th Annual Meeting of the Semiotic Society of Finland. Imatra 2001. (ISBN 951-98654-4-6; ISSN 1457-8638) Price 15 EUR

PART IV: Sections: Ecosemiotics: Studies in Environmental Semiosis, Semiotics of the Biocybernetic Bodies. Imatra 2001. (ISBN 951-98654-6-2; ISSN 1457-8638) Price 11 EUR

Abstract book, Price 5 EUR

Summer 2001 International Summer Institute for Semiotics and Structural Studies (June 10-15, 2001 in Imatra) Abstract book, Price 5 EUR

Winter 2002 Semiotiikan talvikoulu Historia ja nostalgia (1.-3.2.2002, Imatran Valtionhotelli) Abstraktikirja, Hinta: 4 EUR

Summer 2002 International Summer Institute for Semiotics and Structurals Studies (June 7-16, 2002, in Imatra) Abstract book, Price 5 EUR

Winter 2003 Semiotiikan talvikoulu Paluu yhteisöön (7.-9.2.2003,Imatran Valtionhotelli) Abstraktikirja, Hinta: 4 EUR

Summer 2003 International Summer Institute for Semiotics and Structural Studies (June 8-13, 2003, in Imatra) Abstract book, Price 5 EUR

Winter 2004 Semiotiikan talvikoulu Elämysten aika (6.-8.2.2004, Imatran Valtionhotelli) Abstraktikirja, Hinta: 4 EUR

Summer 2004 The Semiotic Web: International Summer School for Semiotic and Structural Studies (June 3-9, 2004, Imatran Valtionhotelli) Price 5 EUR

Winter 2005 Semiotiikan talvikoulu Valta - näkyvä ja näkymätön (11.-13.2.2005, Imatran kylpylä) Abstraktikirja, hinta 4 EUR

Summer 2005 International Summer School for Semiotic and Structural Studies (June 11-19, 2004, Imatran Valtionhotelli) Price 5 EUR

Winter 2006 Semiotiikan talvikoulu Kansallisuuksien uusi nousu (3.-5.2.2006,Imatran Valtionhotelli) Abstraktikirja, Hinta: 4 EUR

Summer 2006 International Summer School for Semiotics and Structural Studies (June 10-15, 2006, in Imatra) Abstract book, Price 5 EUR

Winter 2007 Semiotiikan talvikoulu Muoti/perinne (9.-11.2.2007,Imatran Valtionhotelli) Abstraktikirja, Hinta: 4 EUR

Summer 2007 9th World Congress of IASS/AIS (June 11-17, 2007, Helsinki/ Imatra) Abstract book, Price 10 EUR

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