A study by Umberto Eco and his colleagues on the history of early zoosemiotics: Commentary and bibliography

Kalevi Kull


The article provides a commentary on Umberto Eco’s text “Animal language before Sebeok”, and an annotated bibliography of various versions of the article on ‘latratus canis’ that Eco published together with Roberto Lambertini, Costantino Marmo, and Andrea Tabarroni.


cognitive semiotics; history of biosemiotics; medieval semiotics; zoosemiotics

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12697/SSS.2018.46.2-3.11

SIGN SYSTEMS STUDIES. ISSN 1406-4243 (print), 1736-7409 (online). E-mail: sss@ut.ee. Postal address: Sign Systems Studies, Dept. of Semiotics, University of Tartu, Jakobi St. 2, 51014 Tartu, Estonia