Cognitive science professor to present at World Literature Colloquium Feb. 10

Todd OakleyThe World Literature Colloquium will continue Wednesday, Feb. 10, at 4:30 p.m. in Mather House, Room 100.

Todd Oakley, professor of cognitive science, will speak on the topic “Deonstemic Modals in Legal Discourse: The Cognitive Semiotics of Layered Action.”

The Department of Classics and the Interdisciplinary Program in World Literature will sponsor this lecture, which is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Timothy Wutrich, an instructor in the Department of Classics, at 216.368.6026 or

Read a detailed description of the topic (PDF).