The Berkeley Gesture Group

This space is about the study of gesture, including (but not limited to) concepts related to:

  • spontaneous and intentional gesture

  • conceptual linguistics (blends, metaphor, image schemas, etc)

  • multimodality

  • bodily motion

  • and so on ...

Content areas and contexts include gesture in:

  • Narrative

  • Conversation

  • Mathematics

  • Time

  • Music

  • Dance

  • Sign Language

  • and many others...

A "sister" wiki, Theory of Embodied Mathematics, can be found at:

Pages are listed to the left (Navigation). To add or edit pages, you must first join Wikispaces (top right), and then join this Wiki (above). You must also join in order to participate in Discussions.

The Discussion board can be accessed by clicking the button illustrated with two speech balloons above (to the right of the Edit button).

Materials and messages related to the group can be found at UC Berkeley's Bspace at (account needed, contact the Wiki Administrator for more information).

Members are encouraged to add or edit pages (click for instructions)