Multimodality, Cognition, and Experimental Literature by Alison Gibbons

By Alison Gibbons

Since the flip of the millennium, there has noticeable a rise within the inclusion of typography, portraits and representation in fiction. This publication engages with visible and multimodal units in twenty-first century literature, exploring canonical authors like Mark Z. Danielewski and Jonathan Safran Foer along experimental fringe writers resembling Steve Tomasula, to discover an embodied textual aesthetics within the details age. Bringing jointly multimodality and cognition in an cutting edge learn of the way readers interact with difficult literature, this e-book makes an important contribution to the debates surrounding multimodal layout and multimodal studying. Drawing on cognitive linguistics, cognitive psychology, neuroscience, semiotics, visible conception, visible verbal exchange, and multimodal analysis, Gibbons offers a worldly set of severe instruments for analysing the cognitive influence of multimodal literature.

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