Next RaAM conference

The 13th RaAM conference will be held at Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences from 18 – 21 June 2020. The conference venue will be the Faculty of Education at Hamar, Norway, and the conference is hosted in collaboration with the Centre for Multilingualism in Society across the Lifespan (Multiling), a Centre of Excellence at the University of Oslo.

Call for papers

The call for papers can be found here. The deadline for submitting abstracts is 15 November 2019 (originally 1 November).

The theme of the next conference is “Metaphorical creativity in a multilingual world”.

This conference aims to explicitly address and further explore the links between figurative communication and creativity among people with different language backgrounds.

Plenary speakers

  • Marianna Bolognesi (University of Oxford, UK)
  • Daniel Casasanto (Cornell University, USA)
  • Jeannette Littlemore (University of Birmingham, UK)
  • Tony Veale (University College Dublin, Ireland)

Information about the conference can be found:

We look forward to seeing you all in Hamar!