Roman Jakobson’s Contribution to Structuralism and Semiotics

One of the most distinguished thinkers in linguistics, philology and aesthetics, Jakobson was responsible for the development of semiotics as a critical practice. Since his work is extremely wide-ranging in scope, Jakobson’s contribution to semiotics and structuralism alone are discussed here. In the Jakobson model of communication (either oral or written) the following SIX constituent… Read More Roman Jakobson’s Contribution to Structuralism and Semiotics