Marcel Danesi

Marcel  Danesi

Marcel Danesi is the Director of the University of Toronto's Program in Semiotics and Communication Theory and a Professor of Linguistic Anthropology. Of Cigarettes, High Heels, and Other Fascinating Things; X-Rated! are only a few of his works. In 1998, he was named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, and he is the Editor in Chief of Semiotica. He also built a research institute (Center for Communication and Information Sciences). Danesi's work has appeared in print journals such as the New York Times, Toronto Star, and Psychology Today, as well as on radio stations such as National Public Radio.