Conference

Cognitive Explorations into Metaphor and Metonymy

University of Koblenz-Landau, digital

 

Thursday, May 27 2021: Exploring Conceptual Metaphors and Metonymies

 

10.00 - 11.00

Keynote

Zoltán Kövecses

The nature and role of metaphor in human evolution

 

11.00 - 11.30

Sergei Kuzeev

Phenomenal metaphors: What they are and how to identify them

 

11.30 - 12.00

Ádám Galac

Examining the personification of smells in three different corpora: A genre-specific comparison

 

12.00 - 1.00

Lunch

 

1.00 - 1.30

Anna Sobczak

More than a plain colour: Metaphors of red in Hungarian

 

1.30 - 2.00

Judit Erdei

Applying Cognitive Linguistics to teaching English as a Second Language

 

2.00 - 2.30

Mohammad Ali Khali

Platonic, non-platonic and Sufi love: Metaphors in mystic poetry

 

2.30 - 3.00

coffee break

 

3.30 - 3.30

Julia Landmann

Terms of endearment in English: Metaphors of affection and tenderness in the Historical Thesaurus of the Oxford English Dictionary Online

 

3.30 - 4.30

Keynote

Veronika Szelid

Morality in love: What do metaphors reveal?

 

 

Friday, May 28 2021: Cognitive Explorations in Communication Covid-19

 

10.00 - 11.00

Keynote

Andreas Musolff

The impact(s) of the pandemic management as war metaphor?

 

11.00 - 11.30

Rácz Balázs

Courage is beautiful: Positive conceptualizations of the pandemic is war metaphor in two television commercials

 

11.30 - 12.00

Tamta Tebidze

Multi-modal metaphors and metonymies in creative advertisements

 

12.00 - 1.00

Lunch

 

1.00 - 1.30

Setting the scene: Neele Mundt

How Corona changed the Linguistic Landscape

 

1.30 - 3.30

Workshop

Communicating Covid-19 in the LL

Frank Polzenhagen & Neele Mundt

 

 

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