Thijs Renckens

List of John Benjamins publications for which Thijs Renckens plays a role.


Forceville, Charles and Thijs Renckens 2013 The GOOD IS LIGHT and BAD IS DARK metaphor in feature filmsMetaphorical creativity across modes, Hidalgo-Downing, Laura and Blanca Kraljevic Mujic (eds.), pp. 160–179
Light and darkness can be used metaphorically to help structure good and bad in all media, but film is particularly suitable for exploiting such metaphors. On the basis of examples from three feature films, we discuss in what way the metaphor functions in general and suggest how it allows for a… read more | Article