Next RaAM conference

The next RaAM event is the 7th specialised RaAM seminar, which will take place at the University of Li├Ęge, Belgium, on 16 and 17 May, 2019. See: the seminar-page

The 13 the 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.

The theme of the next conference is "Metaphorical creatvity in a multilingual world".

This conference aims to explicitly address and further explore the links between figurative communication and creativity: Linking disparate elements - the familiar with the less familiar - to develop new insight.

One particular focus of this conference will be metaphor in a multilingual world: Communication between people with different language backgrounds, in an increasingly globalized world.

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)

The call for papers will open in late May 2019.

Conference website: https://eng.inn.no/conferences/raam-13

We look forward to seeing you all in Hamar!