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   ENS314G Metaphors in language and literature

Pétur Knútsson will teach in the 5th week (1 Oct 2008) for Þórhallur Eyþórsson

'Dead metaphors and literal language'

Screen capture of the lecture (the sound is not too good: I may get round to splicing my mp3 recording later this week)

Owen Barfield, 'The Meaning of "literal"' ( - the main subject of my lecture. I shall try to explain what this essay is about.)

Here are the slides I use in this lecture. This is the ppt edition, which you can print out.