19.2125, FYI: Festschrift for Professor Eero Tarasti's 60th Anniversary

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Subject: 19.2125, FYI: Festschrift for Professor Eero Tarasti's 60th Anniversary

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Date: 29-Jun-2008
From: Anna Mennola < anna.mennola at isisemiotics.fi >
Subject: Festschrift for Professor Eero Tarasti's 60th Anniversary


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Date: Wed, 02 Jul 2008 21:10:05
From: Anna Mennola [anna.mennola at isisemiotics.fi]
Subject: Festschrift for Professor Eero Tarasti's 60th Anniversary
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Dear Colleague,

Professor Eero Tarasti will celebrate his 60th anniversary on
September 27, 2008. Professor Tarasti holds the chair in musicology at the
University of Helsinki. His works, published in several languages by leading
publishers, have focused on the tradition of classical music, semiotics of
music, theoretical and philosophical issues in research on the arts, and
existential semiotics. He is the president of the International Association
for Semiotics Studies and the director of the International Semiotics
Institute and of the Finnish Network University of Semiotics.


The International Semiotics Institute will celebrate professor Tarasti's
birthday with the festschrift Semiosophies. Intersections of Philosophy,
Semiotics, and the Arts. Essays in Honorem of Eero Tarasti on his 60th
Anniversary. The book will focus on the themes of philosophy and theory of
semiotics, semiotics of culture and music, and musicology. Contributors are
professor Tarasti's colleagues from Finland and abroad. The articles are
published in English or French and the book is edited by Pirjo Kukkonen,
Irma Vierimaa, Harri Veivo, Robert Hatten and Rick Littlefield. 

All scholars acquainted with professor Tarasti and his work can
congratulate him by purchasing the book for 25 euros and having his or her
name printed in its tabula gratulatoria. If you desire to do this, please
pay 25 euros to the account of the International Semiotics Institute by the latest
on August 30. The international account number is IBAN FI8780001802071697
and the BIC code DABAFIHH. The price covers postal delivery. Please indicate
clearly in the communication section of your payment the name(s) of the
congratulator(s) as well as your full postal address. And please ensure
that there will be no banking costs at the charge of the publisher. The
book will be posted after professor Tarasti's birthday.

Sincerely yours,

The editors 

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