6th International Conference on Figurative Thought and Language

April 20-24 2022, Poznań, Poland

Dynamicity, schematicity and variation in Figurative Thought and Language

A four-day event organised by the Department of Cognitive Linguistics at the Faculty of English, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, aimed at presenting and discussing current research at the intersection of figurative thought and language.

We invite theoretical and empirical contributions representing various takes on the interplay between language and mind, synchronic and diachronic, adopting a panoply of methodologies.

Photos: Xantana/Getty Images; Krzysztof Duda CC BY 3.0; Stanisław Szewczyk CC BY 3.0

Plenary speakers

Herbert L. Colston

(University of Alberta)

Irene Mittelberg

(RWTH Aachen University)

Julien Perrez

(University of Liège)

Elżbieta Tabakowska

(Jagiellonian University)