John A. Bateman
University of Bremen, Germany
John A. Bateman is Professor of English and Applied Linguistics at Bremen University, Germany. He has been investigating the relationship between language and other semiotic systems for many years. His current research interests include multimodal semiotics and theories of discourse, as well as the development of empirical methodologies for robust multimodal analysis. Publications include works on Multimodality and Genre (Palgrave 2008), Multimodality and Film (with Karl-Heinrich Schmidt, Routledge 2011), Text and Image (Routledge 2014), and a general textbook on the study of multimodality (de Gruyter 2017 [English] and 2020 [German]).