Alisa Trendafilova – Nonverbal Semiotics of Media Behaviour

Abstract: The paper explores the theme of the nonverbal semiotics. The focus of the research is on some specific hand-to-face gestures in a TV program on BNT 1, a TV Channel, and their semiotic and psychological meanings. The observations presented in this article are part of the work on the project № DTK02/11 “Models and Tools for Spoken Communication of Contemporary Bulgarian language” funded by the Scientific Research Fund of the Ministry of Education.

Key words: semiotics, nonverbal communication, gestures, мedia behavior, television

Rhetoric and Communications Е-Journal, Issue 9, July 2013,, ISSN 1314-4464


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