Publication details [#320]

Hilferty, Joseph. 2012. Interview with Antonio Barcelona. Review of Cognitive Linguistics 10 (1) : 215–226. 12 pp.
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Article in journal
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Place, Publisher
Amsterdam: John Benjamins


This article contains an interview with Antonio Barcelona, one of the first Spanish scholars within cognitive linguisics (CL). The readers are presented with a short account of Barcelona’s career within CL and his view on different linguisic aspects, e.g., the role of metonymy in language and cognition, and conceptual blending as a theory of metaphor and metonymy.