Conferences and seminars

 

Papers presented in conferences and seminars

2017

International Cognitive Linguistics Conference (ICLC 14): Linguistic Diversity and Cognitive Linguistics
10-14 July 2017, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia.

Title of the paper: Taking the law into our own hands: a contrastive corpus-driven study of metaphor in English and Lithuanian criminology discourse. To download the Book of Abstracts, click here.

 

Seminar of the Lithuanian Association of Applied Linguistics LITAKA. Vilnius University, Lithuania, 6 January 2017.

Title of the paper:  Metafora akademiniame baudžiamosios teisės diskurse: gretinamasis tyrimas [Metaphor in academic criminal law discourse: a contrastive study]. To download the presentation slides, click here.

 

2016

 

49th Annual Meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea (SLE). University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy, 31 August – 3 September 2016.

Title of the paper (co-authored with Inesa Šeškauskienė): Deprivation of liberty or imprisonment? Metaphors in the Criminal Code of the Republic of Lithuania and their translation into English.  Book of Abstracts (pp. 280 – 282). To download the Book of Abstracts, click here.

 

11th Conference of the Association for Researching and Applying Metaphor (RaAM): Metaphor in the Arts, in Media and Communication. Free University Berlin, Germany, 1-4 July, 2016.

Title of the paper:  Ruling the family with an iron fist: Metaphoric and metonymic representation of domestic violence in Lithuanian public discourse via verbal and visual modes of expression. Book of Abstracts (pp. 207-209). To download the Book of Abstracts, click here.

 

7th FLaRN (Formulaic Language Research Network) Conference. Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania. 28-30 June 2016.

Title of the paper (co-authored with Inesa Šeškauskienė): From freedom to liberty to custodial sentence in the Criminal Code of the Republic of Lithuania, or some strategies of translating Lithuanian collocations with laisvė ‘freedom’ into English. Book of Abstracts (pp. 65-67). To download the Book of Abstracts, click here.

2015

12th International Congress of Balticists. Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania. 28-30 October 2015.

Title of the paper (co-authored with Eglė Vaivadaitė-Kaidi): Erdvės metafora lietuvių kalboje: leksinių ir gramatinių raiškos priemonių nustatymo aspektai. Book of Abstracts (p. 169). To download the Book of Abstracts, click here.

 

Researching and Applying Metaphor (RaAM) specialized seminar on Metaphors in/and/of Translation. Leiden University, Leiden, the Netherlands. 10–12 June 2015.

Title of the paper: Metaphor Translation on Trial: Metaphors in the Criminal Code of the Republic of Lithuania and their Translation into English.

2014

10th Conference of the Association for Researching and Applying Metaphor: Metaphor in Communication, Science and Education, Cagliari, Italy, June 20-23, 2014.

Title of the paper: Metaphors in Academic Legal Discourse: the Case of Criminal Justice.

 

6th International Scientific Conference „Linguistic, Didactic and Sociocultural Aspects of Language Functioning“. Lithuanian University of Educational Sciences, Vilnius, Lithuania.

Title of the paper: Metaphoricity of academic legal discourse: the case of criminal justice. Book of Abstracts (pp. 47-48). Available at: abstracts-2014.