Professor Alice Deignan and Dr Shirley Paul gave a presentation as part of the RaAM (Association for Researching and Applying Metaphor) specialized seminar on Metaphors in/and/of Translation. The seminar was held at Leiden University Centre for Linguistics during 10-12th June 2015.
The presentation, Translating science for young people through metaphor, focused on providing a qualitative comparative analysis of the types of metaphors typically used in academic texts and by young people during small-group discussions, to describe scientific concepts relating to climate change.
Further details of the specialized RaAM seminar can be accessed here http://www.hum.leiden.edu/lucl/research/conferences/upcoming-conferences/raam-2015.html#final-programme
The RaAM website can be accessed here