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Annual Meeting of the Semiotic Society of America

Dayton, Ohio - October 24-27, 2013

The 38th annual meeting of the Semiotic Society of America will be held at the Crowne Plaza Dayton in October, 2013. The theme of the conference is

               WHY SEMIOTICS?

To attend the conference you must be registered, and all presenters must also be members of the Society. More information about the conference is available at the Semiotic Society of America website. To submit a paper for the conference, see the call for papers [DOWNLOAD HERE]

  • Registration: The deadline for early registration is June 16, 2013. Registrations submitted after that date will be charged an additional $25 fee.
    No online registrations will be accepted after October 17, 2013.

  • Hotel: To reserve a room at the special group rate contact the Crowne Plaza Dayton and enter the Group Code "SSA" or call 1-800-227-6963. The reservation deadline will be confirmed with the hotel.

  • Meals Fee - $70 - Includes:
  • Thursday evening - Plenary address and welcoming reception, with open wine bar
  • Breakfast (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)
  • Lunch (Friday, Saturday)
  • Afternoon Snacks (Friday, Saturday)
  • All-day beverage service (Friday, Saturday)

  • NEW - Pre-Conference Workshops in Applied Semiotics:  This year's meeting will offer workshops designed for students and scholars new to semiotics, but also of interest to experienced scholars as well. The workshops will include lunch as well as an exceptional introductory seminar and experts in a variety of disciplinary specialties will lead breakout sessions.

  • Cancellation Policy: No registration fees will be refunded for cancellations after October 18.
    All cancellations prior to October 18 are subject to a $25 administrative processing fee.
  • Register for the 2013 SSA Conference:

    CONFERENCE REGISTRATION:  -  Early Online registration price through June 16, 2013

        $125 - Individual 
        $60   - Student 

    WORKSHOPS / SEMINAR:  -  NEW THIS YEAR  - Thursday, October 24, 2013 - includes lunch

        $25 - Applied Semiotics Workshop with lunch
                Please specify disciplines of interest to you in the special comments section on the checkout page or by email


        US$ 70 - Regular meals
        US$ 70 - Vegetarian lunch option


    SSA DUES:   -  2013 SSA membership dues through June 16, 2013.

             Membership includes a print copy of The American Journal of Semiotics volume 29.
             Electronic access (includes volume 1-present) is available for an additional $30.

        $50 - Individual membership (US only)
        $60 - Individual (Outside the US - includes $10 shipping)
        $30 - Student membership (US only)
        $40 - Student membership (Outside the US - includes $10 shipping)

       Your Name:         Institutional Affiliation:
    This information will be used on your conference name badge.

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