LINGUIST List 30.3543

Fri Sep 20 2019

Media: Four short documentaries (10 min each) on Metaphor

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 19-Sep-2019
From: Marianna Bolognesi <>
Subject: Four short documentaries (10 min each) on Metaphor
E-mail this message to a friend

The Creative Power of Metaphor Conference took place in March 2019 at University of Oxford (UK).

The event addressed 4 themes:

Metaphor & Linguistic Diversity:
Metaphor & Emotion:
Metaphor & Communication:
Metaphor & Creativity:

Each theme was introduced by a keynote lecture and discussed in an extensive round table. Multimedia outputs (videos and recordings) related to the conference can be found on the conference website:

Here, we share 4 short documentaries (10 min each), edited on the basis of interviews to experts on each of the four themes.

Linguistic Field(s): Anthropological Linguistics
                            Applied Linguistics
                            Cognitive Science
                            Computational Linguistics
                            Discourse Analysis
                            General Linguistics
                            Linguistic Theories
                            Philosophy of Language
                            Text/Corpus Linguistics

Page Updated: 20-Sep-2019