Chapter 7: Literacies as Multimodal Designs for Meaning

Supporting Material

Meaning-Making in Representation and Communication

Saussure on Signs

Kress on Representation and Communication

Roland Barthes on the Death of the Author

Meaning Making as a Design Process

Fairclough on Discourse

Kress on Design

Bakhtin on Genre


Randy Young, Lyfe-N-Rhyme

Kress and van Leeuwen on Multimodality

Analysing Electricity

Froebel’s Kindergarten

Kalantzis and Cope on Five Questions about Meaning

Rosie’s Walk

Further Reading

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