Universiteit van Amsterdam


Institute for Logic, Language and Computation

30 August - 2 September 2017, ABC Colloquium

Title: Metaphor Festival Amsterdam ’17
Date: 30 August - 2 September 2017
Location: Amsterdam, the Netherlands

The conference starts on Wednesday 30 August with a social gathering (evening, optional). Thursday 31 August & Friday 1 September will be filled with academic presentations from metaphor researchers from all over the world. Plenary lectures will be delivered by Kathleen Ahrens (Hong Kong Polytechnic University) and by Alan Cienki (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam & Moscow State Linguistic University). Saturday 2 September we present several interesting workshops and metaphor related activities: an academic day with a fun twist!