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Fri Nov 7 2003

Confs: Linguistic Theories/Pavia, Italy

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Message 1: International Conference in Cognitive Linguistics

Date: Fri, 7 Nov 2003 03:38:52 -0500 (EST)
From: annalisa.baicchi <>
Subject: International Conference in Cognitive Linguistics

International Conference in Cognitive Linguistics

Date: 20-Nov-2003 - 21-Nov-2003
Location: Pavia, Italy
Contact: Annalisa Baicchi
Contact Email:
Meeting URL:

Linguistic Sub-field: Linguistic Theories 

Meeting Description:

I am pleased to announce that the Department of Linguistics of the
University of Pavia has organised an International Conference in
Cognitive Linguistics "Modelling Thought and Constructing Meaning:
Cognitive Models in Interaction".

Universit� degli Studi di Pavia
Facolt� di Lettere e Filosofia

Department of Linguistics, MIUR - Didactas Project

International Conference in Cognitive Linguistics

Modelling thought and constructing meaning: cognitive models in

20-21 novembre 2003

Aula Foscolo

Thursday 20th

09.30 Keynote Lecture: Ren� DIRVEN [Duisburg] "Major Strands in
Cognitive Linguistics"
10.30 Rossella PANNAIN "Metonymy and metaphor in nominal
classification: tentative analyses of data from languages of Southeast
Asia" [Naples]
11.00 Coffee break
11.30 Michele PRANDI "Metaphor: from conflict towards analogy"
12.00 Willem HOLLMANN "Form-function reanalysis and analogy: the case
of periphrastic causative have" [Lancaster]
12.30 discussion

15.00 Keynote Lecture: Francisco Jos� RUIZ DE MENDOZA IBA�EZ [La
Rioja] "Projection Spaces"
16.00 Paul SAMBRE "Verbal scanning in equivalence relations as
conceptual integration prompt. A Dutch-French-Italian perspective"
16.30 Annalisa BAICCHI "Metaphictive Motion Events" [Pavia]
17.00 Coffee break
17.30 Keynote Lecture Jan NUYTS [Antwerp] "The Cognitive Structure of
'tense-aspect-modality' Marking"
18.30 discussion


Friday 21st

09.00 Keynote Lecture: Elzbieta TABAKOWSKA [Krakow] ''Point of view in
languages, texts and translations''
10.00 Diane PONTEROTTO "Text, Context and Cognitive Metaphor"
10.30 Annamaria CAIMI "Conditional conjunctions in the Treaties of the
European Union: a cognitive perspective" [Pavia]
11.00 Coffee break
11.30 Paola PALLADINO "Learning a Second Language: the role of verbal
memory from an experimental psychological perspective" [Pavia]
12.00 Cristiano BROCCIAS "Non-Causal Change Constructions"
12.30 discussion

15.00 Keynote Lecture: Antonio BARCELONA S�NCHEZ [Murcia] "The
fundamental role of metonymy in meaning, form and understanding"
16.00 Guillaume DESAGULIER "Grammatical blending and the
conceptualization of complex cases of interpretational overlap: the
case of want to/wanna" [Bordeaux]
16.30 Coffee break
17.00 Andrea SANS�' "Semantic Maps in Action: Passive and
Impersonal Constructions in Some European Languages " [Pavia]
17.30 Cristina CACCIARI "Comprehending figurative language: the case
of idiomatic expressions" [Modena]
18.00 discussion

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