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PERSONAL INFORMATION

Family name, First name: MANETTI, Giovanni

Researcher unique identifier(s): orcid.org/0000-0003-4320-214X

Date of birth: 6 January 1949

Nationality: Italian

URL for web site: URL for web site: www.giovannimanetti.it

 

  • EDUCATION

1973              MA in Humanities

University of Pisa, Italy

 

 

  • CURRENT POSITION(S)

2002 –          Full Professor of ‘Semiotics’ and ‘Theory and History of Semiotics’

Department of Social, Political and Cognitive Sciences, Univerrsity of Siena, Italy

 

  • OTHER POSITIONS

 

1998 – 2002            Associate Professor in Semiotics, University of Siena, Italy

 

1983 – 1998            Researcher in Semiotics, University of Bologna (until 1992) and University of Siena, Italy

 

 

  • TEACHING ACTIVITIES

1992 – present Professor of Semiotics, Theory and History of Semiotics, University of Siena, Italy

 

  • ORGANISATION OF SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS (if applicable)

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  • INSTITUTIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES (if applicable)

2002 – present       Director of the Master Program in Strategies and Techniques of Communication, University of Siena, Italy

1998 – 2001            Director of the Ma Program in Communication Studies, University of Siena, Italy

2010 – 2015   Director of the Doctoral Council in Semiotics, School of Humanities, University of Siena, Italy

2004 – 2007 Director of the Department of Communication Sciences, University of Siena, Italy

2006 – 2014 Director of the Master in Business Communication, University of Siena, Italy

 

 

 

 

  • COMMISSIONS OF TRUST

2006 – present Member of the Jury of the “Sainati Award”, established by the University of Pisa and by the ETS publishing house.

2001 – 2013 Director of the Studies and Researches Center about Communication at Castiglioncello (University of Siena, University of Pisa, University of Bologna, Italy.

2006 – 2013 President of the Jury of the “Castiglioncello Communication Award”.

1999 – 2003 President of Italian Association of Semiotic Studies (AISS)

1996 – 2000 President of the Association “Symbol, Knowledge, Society”.

1997 – 2011 Member of the Jury of the” Castiglioncello Philosophical Award”.

Reviewer for many journals, including Paradigmi, Versus, Blityri, Semiotica.

Reviewer for the national evaluation of university research quality (VQR).

 

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  • MEMBERSHIPS OF SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES (if applicable)

1973 –member of the International Association for Semiotic Studies

Affiliated to all major semiotic associations in the world.

 

  • EDITORIAL ACTIVITIES AND SCIENTIFIC JOURNALS

2012 – present Director (with Stefano Gensini – University of Rome, “La Sapienza”) of the scientific journal Blityri. Studi di storia delle idee sui segni e le lingue (Pisa, ETS Publisher).

2002 – present Director (with Adriano Fabris – University of Pisa) of the editorial series “Comunicazione e oltre” (Pisa, ETS Publisher).

2001 – present Member of the scientific committee of the journal Symbolon

1996 – 2000 Director of the first series of the journal Symbolon.

1976 – present Member of the scientific committee of the journal Versus. Quaderni di studi semiotici.

– Holds the regular column of advertising “Consumi in scena” in the magazine Nuovo consumo.

 

His main interests are:
1) Theory of Enunciation and General Theories of Language
2) Theory of Sign in classical antiquity;
3) Analysis of Language Advertising;
4) Semiotic Theory of Humor;
These studies have been published in a series of edited volumes, Italian and international journals and monographs. These topics have also been the subject of conferences and seminars some of which he has organized (Nuova Delhi, San Marino, Siena, ecc.), and others participated in (Parigi, Barcellona, Roma, Urbino, Bologna, Milano, Napoli, ecc.).