In 2012, the ninth international conference on researching and applying metaphor took place at Lancaster University, from 4 to 7 July.
The theme of the conference was "Metaphor in Mind and Society".
The invited speakers at this conference were:
- Masako K. Hiraga (Rykkio University, Japan)
- Albert Katz (The University of Western Ontario, Canada)
- Andreas Musolff (University of East Anglia, UK)
The call for papers can be found here.
The book of abstracts can be found here.
The programme can be found here.
Here you can find the conference website.