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Journal of the International Association for Semiotic Studies / Revue de l'Association Internationale de Sémiotique

Editor-in-Chief: Danesi, Marcel

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Volume 2019, Issue 227


Review of The semiotics of emoji: The rise of visual language in the age of the Internet

Omonpee W. PetcoffORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0309-2054
Published Online: 2019-02-13 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/sem-2017-0143

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Marcel Danesi, The semiotics of emoji: The rise of visual language in the age of the Internet. New York: Bloomsbury, 2017.


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Published Online: 2019-02-13

Published in Print: 2019-03-05

Citation Information: Semiotica, Volume 2019, Issue 227, Pages 335–340, ISSN (Online) 1613-3692, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/sem-2017-0143.

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