Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 April 2011

119 Pages | 120 color illustrations

6 X 9 inches

ISBN: 9781846314865

Bookseller Code (06)

Poetics of the Poster

The Rhetoric of Image-Text

David Scott

Liverpool University Press

  • Semiotic theory explored in the context of poster artists' practice
  • Exploration of subject across several integral visual sources such as airline logos, boxing posters, images of speed & Swiss tourist posters
  • 120 full colour illustrations