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Comics and Cognition Toward a Multimodal Cognitive Poetics

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ISBN-10: 0197509789

ISBN-13: 9780197509784

Edition: N/A

Authors: Mike Borkent

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Comics and Cognition develops an analytical approach to multimodal communication in comics through insights from embodied cognitive science, especially cognitive linguistics and visual psychology. Mike Borkent extends previous cognitive poetic frameworks to the study of multimodality in comics, providing a cohesive analytical framework that connects comics to other literary and artistic interests. His approach highlights the embodiment of cognition, a process which structures knowledge in long term memory, and activates it through perception, mental simulation, and blending. These cognitive processes allow readers to make impressions, predictions, inferences, and eventually conclusions…    
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List price: $99.00
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/7/2023
Binding: Hardcover
Language: English

Michael Borkent is a doctoral candidate in the Department of English at the University of British Columbia.�