cultural texts

Cultural Texts: WTF? An introduction to literary, artistic and filmic texts

Following on from my video on the basics of semiotics, I was keen to consider how signs come to combine into what, in academia, we refer to as cultural texts. Doing so, however, also necessitated taking a bit of a step backwards in order to explore why we use this word “text” to refer to things that do not fit into more colloquial definitions of that term.