Natural Media: Participation at ISGS 2010

The entire Natural Media group will present at the 3rd Conference of the International Society for Gesture Studies (ISGS), to be held at the European University Viadrina at Frankfurt/Oder (July 25th-30th)

The papers to be presented by the team members cover diverse fields such as cognitive semiotics, HCI, cognitive linguistics, psycholinguistics, and anthropology:

Vito Evola
Stancetaking in gestures: The emergence of evaluations in spatial relations

Sukeshini Grandhi, Gina Joue
Human Body as Input Device: Exploiting Metonymic principles for gesture-based Interaction Design

Julius Hassemer
Marker analysis: Geometrical dimensions of gestural form

Emily Kaufmann
The costs of switching between languages and modalities

Irene Mittelberg
Diagrammatic iconicity as a cognitive- semiotic principle in grammar and gesture


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