Signs and Society

(The TQCC of Signs and Society is 2. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-05-01 to 2024-05-01.)
Papo Reto: The Politics of Enregisterment amid the Crossfire in Rio de Janeiro10
Cutting without Cutting Connection: The Semiotics of Power Patrols in Urban Tanzania8
Performing Whiteness, Troubling Blackness: Afropolitanism and the Visual Politics of Black Bodies in YouTube Videos6
Figure Composition4
Spectral Aphasia, Psychical Ghost Stories, and Spirit Post Offices: Three Modern Ghost Stories about Communication Infrastructures4
Moral Orders of Multinationals: Registers of Value in Corporate Food Production3
Sticky Raciolinguistics3
Multilingualism and AI: The Regimentation of Language in the Age of Digital Capitalism3
The Semiotics of Multilingual Desire in Hong Kong and Singapore’s Elite Foodscape3
Secret Language as a “Weapon of Defense”: The Problem of Opacity in Italian Colonial Libya2
(De)coupling Positional Whiteness and White Identities through “Good English” in Singapore2
Language Use and Islamic Practices in Multilingual Europe2
Ideologies of Labor and the Consequences of Toil in India’s Construction Industry2
Colon + Hyphen + Right Paren: At the Origins of Face Semiotics from Smileys to Memes2
Toward a “Both-And” Semiotics of Intersectionality: Raciolinguistics beyond White Settler-Colonial Situations2
Qualia of Stress and Bodily Enregisterment in Ice Swimming2
Becoming Artists: Collective Reflection of Personal Experience in Community Theater2