Language and Cognition Lectures, Seminar, Workshop
Language and Cognition Lectures, Seminar, Workshop

Speaker:Professor Eve Sweetser
Professor, Department of Linguistics,
Director, Celtic Studies Program, UC Berkeley
University of California at Berkeley, USA

Venue: Collaboration Room 3, Building 18, Komaba I Campus, University of Tokyo

Date: January 15, 16, 17, 2019
Lecture 1. January 15th: 15:00 – 16:45
Lecture 2. January 16th: 10:30 – 12:30
Lecture 3 seminar and Workshop TBA January 16th p.m. - 17th p.m.

Lectures on Figurative Language
Lecture topics
1. Metaphor and frame mappings
2. Metonymy
3. MetaNet
Workshop: Presentations by participants

Reference:Dancygier, B. & Eve Sweetser. 2014. Figurative Language. Cambridge University Press.

Organizer: UTokyo-UC Berkeley Strategic Partnership Project
Prof. Seiko Fujii, Department of Language and Information Sciences, Graduate
School of Arts and Sciences, the University of Tokyo