New RaAM-endorsed event @Perm State University

From 10 until 14 October 2016, the faculty of Modern Languages and Literatures and the International Summer School on Metaphor at Perm State University, Russia, will host an international symposium on Metaphor as means of knowledge communication.

This symposium is organized in collaboration with RaAM.

Abstracts of 30-minute workshops and 20-minute papers (no more than 400 words, excluding references), poster presentations, and virtual presentations are invited on any topic in the broad areas indicated above. All abstracts will be subject to a double-blind review process.

The main language of the conference will be English, but there will also be two tracks of papers in Russian and German. Abstracts with keywords should be submitted electronically to

Deadline for abstracts submissions: March 15, 2016

Notification of acceptance/rejection: June 1, 2016

Find out more information here.