VISMET: a corpus of visual metaphors
Investigating the feasibility of creating a digital repository of visual metaphors (still images)
|Funding body||Metaphor Lab, Network Institute|
|Duration of project||2013 - 2014|
|Project desciption||It is the aim of this project to investigate the possibility to create a repository of visual metaphors (still images) that can be accessed by academic researchers under specific regulations, for scientific and educational (non-commercial) purposes. The envisaged repository aims at fulfilling the dimensions of portability that define the reliability of well-established verbal corpora (Bird, Simons 2003).|
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