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Professor Theo van Leeuwen

University of Technology, Sydney

Theo van Leeuwen is Emeritus Professor at the University of Technology, Sydney, and Professor of Language and Communication at the University of Southern Denmark. He has published widely on critical discourse analysis, multimodality, social semiotics and visual semiotics. His books include Reading Images-The Grammar of Visual Design (with Gunther Kress); Introducing Social Semiotics; Speech, Music, Sound; The Language of Colour and Discourse and Practice. He is a founding editor of the journal Visual Communication