The following is a pre-print of a paper that has been published as: Kromhout, Roelf, and Charles Forceville (2013). “LIFE IS A JOURNEY: the source-path-goal schema in the videogames Half-Life, Heavy Rain, and Grim Fandango.” Metaphor and the Social World … Continue reading
Recent and forthcoming talks and publications
[Last updated: 28-8-20]
ChF nowadays posts preprints of articles and chapters on Researchgate and on Academia.edu.
Occasionally, news will still be posted here.
ChF still regularly updates the bibliography on this blog/site.
Some recent/forthcoming publications:
ChF (forthc. 17/9/20). Visual and Multimodal Communication: Applying the Relevance Principle. Oxford University Press, see https://global.oup.com/academic/product/visual-and-multimodal-communication-9780190845230?cc=nl&lang=en&. DOI:10.1093/oso/9780190845230.001.0001
ChF (forthc. Dec. 2020). “Watching film with one’s body.” Review essay of Maarten Coëgnarts, Film as Embodied Cognition: Bodily Meaning in the Cinema of Stanley Kubrick (Academic Studies Press 2019) and Vittorio Gallese & Michele Guerra, Evolutionary Studies in Imaginative Culture (Oxford University Press 2019). Evolutionary Studies in Imaginative Culture 4:2.
Kashanizadeh, Zahra, and ChF (2020). “Visual and multimodal interaction of metaphor and metonymy: A study of Iranian and Dutch print advertisements.” Cognitive Linguistic Studies 7(1): 78-110.
Guan, Yue, and ChF (2020). “Making cross-cultural meaning in five Chinese promotional clips: metonymies and metaphors.” https://doi.org/10.1515/ip-2020-0007. Intercultural Pragmatics 17(2): 123–149.
ChF (2019). “Developments in multimodal metaphor studies: A response to Górska, Coëgnarts, Porto & Romano, and Muelas-Gil.” In: Ignasi Navarro i Ferrando (ed.), Current Approaches to Metaphor Analysis in Discourse (367-378). Applications of Cognitive Linguistics [ACL] vol. 39. Berlin: De Gruyter Mouton. https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110629460-017
ChF (2019). “Reflections on the creative use of traffic signs’ ‘micro-language.’” In: András Benedek and Kristóf Nyíri (eds.), Image and Metaphor in the New Century (Perspectives on Visual Learning vol. 3) (103-113). Budapest University of Technology and Economics: Hungarian Academy of Sciences. ISBN 978-963-313-307-1
ChF & Natasa van de Laar (2019). “Metaphors portrayig right-wing politician Geert Wilders in Dutch political cartoons.” In: Encarnacion Hidalgo-Tenorio, Miguel-Angel Benitez-Castro, and Francesca De Cesare (eds), Populist Discourse: Critical Approaches to Contemporary Politics (292-307). London: Routledge.
ChF (2019). Book review of: Elisabeth El Refaie, Visual Metaphor and Embodiment in Graphic Illness Narratives (Oxford University Press, New York, 2019, ISBN 9780190678173). Available ahead of print since 3 October 2019 at https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378216619306125
ChF (2019). Book review of John A. Bateman, Janina Wildfeuer, and Tuomo Hiippala, Multimodality: Foundations, Research and Analysis. A Problem-Oriented Introduction (De Gruyter Mouton 2017). Journal of Visual Communication 19(1) (2020). Published ahead of print on 24 October 2019. https://doi.org/10.1177/1470357219883512
ChF (2019). Review of Ahmed Abdel-Raheem (2019), Pictorial Framing in Moral Politics: A Corpus-Based Experimental Study (London: Routledge). In: Journal of Language and Education 5: 1 110-113 (Russia).
ChF (2019). Review of Paula Pérez-Sobrino, Multimodal Metaphor and Metonymy in Advertising (Amsterdam: Benjamins, 2017). Journal of Pragmatics 139: 126-128.
ChF, and Sissy Paling (2018). “The metaphorical representation of DEPRESSION in short, wordless animation films.” Journal of Visual Communication (available online since 21-9-2018 to everybody at http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/1470357218797994 — via open access).
Stamenković, Dušan, Miloš Tasić, and ChF (2018). “Facial expressions in comics: An empirical consideration of McCloud’s proposal.” Journal of Visual Communication 17(4): 407–432. (available online since 9 July 2018). https://doi.org/10.1177/1470357218784075
ChF and Jens E. Kjeldsen (2018). “The affordances and constraints of situation and genre: visual and multimodal rhetoric in unusual traffic signs.” Pragmatic insights for multimodal argumentation issue of International Review of Pragmatics 10(2): 158-178. doi: 10.1163/18773109-01002002
“The art of storytelling (part IV): actions & events” (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aG0i_JjPLEs). Short (2’45”) animation film, made by Felicia Kiessling, Tyka Beumers, Yens Phosri, et al. (Students at the HKU), concept & VO-text by ChF, Sept. 2018. For next year, the final part, on narration and focalisation has been planned.
Tseronis, Assimakis, and ChF, eds (2017). Multimodal Argumentation and Rhetoric in Media Genres. Amsterdam: Benjamins.
Tseronis, Assimakis, and ChF (2017). “Introduction: Argumentation and rhetoric in visual and multimodal communication.” In: Tseronis and Forceville (eds), 1-24.
Tseronis, Assimakis, and ChF (2017). “The argumentative relevance of visual and multimodal antithesis in Frederick Wiseman’s documentaries.” In: Tseronis and Forceville (eds), 165-188.
Tseronis, Assimakis, and ChF (2017). “Arguing against corporate claims visually and multimodally: The case of subvertisements.” Multimodal Communication 6(2). DOI: 10.1515/mc-2017-0008.
ChF (2017). “From image schema to metaphor in discourse: The FORCE schemas in animation films.” In: Beate Hampe (ed.), Metaphor: From Embodied Cognition to Discourse (239-256). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Doi: 10.1017/1108182324.
Cornevin, Vanessa, and ChF (2017). “From metaphor to allegory: the Japanese manga Afuganisu-tan.” Metaphor and the Social World 7(2): 235-251. DOI: 10.1075/msw.7.2.04cor
ChF (2017). “Interactive documentary and its limited opportunities to persuade.” Discourse, Context & Media 20: 218-226 (guest editors of special issue “Media Evolution and Genre Expectations”: Tuomo Hiippala & Chiao-I Tseng). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dcm.2017.06.004
ChF (2017). “Visual and multimodal metaphor in advertising: cultural perspectives.” Styles of Communication 9(2): 26-41. (http://stylesofcomm.fjsc.unibuc.ro/)