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RaAM is an open community of researchers of metaphor, metonymy, and other forms of figurative expression. RaAM is interdisciplinary, welcomes a broad range of research methods, and focuses on application to real-world contexts.

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Extended deadline RaAM Seminar 2015

Posted by RaAM on December 7th, 2014 at 9:24

Dear colleagues, Please note that we are extending the deadline for abstract submission for the 2015 RaAM Specialised Seminar until December 15. We also want to thank all those who have already submitted their abstract!

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Second call for papers RaAM Seminar 2015

Posted by RaAM on November 10th, 2014 at 22:47

We now announce the second call for papers for the 5th specialised seminar of the International Association for Researching and Applying Metaphor (RaAM), which will take place on 10-12 June 2015 in Leiden, the Netherlands.

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Newsletter October 2014

Posted by RaAM on October 16th, 2014 at 14:26

RaAM’s newsletter no. 15 is out! It includes a message from the Chair, reports from the Cagliari conference, an overview new publications and upcoming conferences/workshops/seminars, and a lot more! Please also note the Call for Papers for the 2015 RaAM Specialised Seminar on Metaphors in/and/of Translation. The newsletter is freely available from our website. Click […]

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First call for papers RaAM Seminar 2015

Posted by RaAM on October 3rd, 2014 at 12:37

We are happy to announce the 5th specialised seminar of the International Association for Researching and Applying Metaphor (RaAM), which will take place on 10-12 June 2015 in Leiden, the Netherlands.

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