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  1. Reading Images

    The Grammar of Visual Design, 3rd Edition

    By Gunther Kress, Theo van Leeuwen

    To Be Published March 15th 2016 by Routledge

  2. Multimodality, Learning and Communication

    A social semiotic frame

    By Gunther Kress, Jeff Bezemer

    To Be Published November 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Multimodality

    A Social Semiotic Approach to Contemporary Communication

    By Gunther Kress

    The 21st century is awash with ever more mixed and remixed images, writing, layout, sound, gesture, speech, and 3D objects. Multimodality looks beyond language and examines these multiple modes of communication and meaning making. Multimodality: A Social Semiotic Approach to Contemporary...

    Published November 13th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Reading Images

    The Grammar of Visual Design, 2nd Edition

    By Gunther Kress, Theo van Leeuwen

    This second edition of the landmark textbook Reading Images builds on its reputation as the first systematic and comprehensive account of the grammar of visual design. Drawing on an enormous range of examples from children's drawings to textbook illustrations, photo-journalism to fine art, as well...

    Published March 30th 2006 by Routledge

  5. English in Urban Classrooms

    A Multimodal Perspective on Teaching and Learning, 2nd Edition

    By Jill Bourne, Anton Franks, John Hardcastle, Carey Jewitt, Ken Jones, Gunther Kress, Euan Reid

    English in Urban Classrooms is a ground-breaking text that spans a range of issues central to school English today. It extends not only to the spoken and written language of classrooms, but also to other modes of representation and communication that are important in English teaching. This includes...

    Published December 2nd 2004 by Routledge

  6. Literacy in the New Media Age

    By Gunther Kress

    Series: Literacies

    In this 'new media age' the screen has replaced the book as the dominant medium of communication. This dramatic change has made image, rather than writing, the centre of communication. In this groundbreaking book, Gunther Kress considers the effects of a revolution that has radically altered the...

    Published January 16th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Early Spelling

    From Convention to Creativity

    By Gunther Kress

    In his latest book, Gunther Kress explores how children learn to spell in the context of current concerns about early literacy. Using numerous examples of children's writing and drawing, Kress looks at children as 'makers of meaning' and explores their earliest ventures into writing.Kress covers...

    Published June 23rd 1999 by Routledge

  8. Before Writing

    Rethinking the Paths to Literacy

    By Gunther Kress

    Gunther Kress argues for a radical reappraisal of the phenomenon of literacy, and hence for a profound shift in educational practice. Through close attention to the variety of objects which children constantly produce (drawings, cuttings-out, 'writings' and collages), Kress suggests a set of...

    Published December 19th 1996 by Routledge

  9. Reading Images

    The Grammar of Visual Design

    By Gunther Kress, Theo van Leeuwen, Gunther Kress, Theo van Leeuwen

    Reading Images provides the first systematic and comprehensive account of the grammar of visual design. Drawing on an enormous range of examples, Kress and van Leeunwen examine the ways in which images communicate meaning....

    Published March 28th 1996 by Routledge

  10. Learning to Write

    2nd Edition

    By Gunther Kress

    First published in 1982, this influential and classic text poses two questions: what is it that a child learns when he or she learns to write? What can we learn about children, society and ourselves, by looking at this process? The book is based on a close analysis of a series of written texts by...

    Published December 2nd 1993 by Routledge

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