Contacts & Contrasts 2020: Cognitive Linguistic Studies in Cultural and Professional Contexts - C&C2020 conference

Country: Poland

City: Konin

Abstr. due: 15.09.2020

Dates: 19.10.20 — 21.10.20

Area Of Sciences: Humanities; Cultural science;

Organizing comittee e-mail:

Organizers: The Department of Research in Language and Communication of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at the State University of Applied Sciences


Conference Topics

We invite abstracts of papers and theme sessions (in English or Polish) relevant, but not restricted to the proposed topics:

  • Cognitive linguistics and culture – cross-linguistic and cross-cultural differences in metaphor, metonymy, and conceptualisation.
  • Cognitive linguistics and professional/specialized languages (theory, practice/education, translation), e.g. media, business, legal, humanities and social sciences, technology, etc.
  • Professional languages and languages for specific purposes – their structures, styles, characteristics, e.g. phraseology, and resources, e.g. thesauri, terminology.
  • Professional contexts and society.

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