New RaAM-endorsed event in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

We are pleased to announce a new RaAM-endorsed event!

From 30 Augustus until 1 September 2018 the Metaphor Lab Amsterdam (The Netherlands) will host the Metaphor Festival Amsterdam 2018.

The Metaphor Festival is an annual conference on the use of figurative language and other modes of figurative expression. It offers an opportunity to present and learn about research findings concerning figurative uses in different types of human communication, and their cognitive, cultural, narrative, poetic, rhetorical, political, social, textual or discourse functions and effects.

Call for Papers

300-word abstracts can be submitted between 15 January and 15 March.

More Information

More information can be found here, and on the Metaphor Lab’s website.