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Fuyin (Thomas) Li, Beihang University, Beijing, China

Consulting Editors:
George Lakoff, Prof. em., University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, USA
Ronald Langacker, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
Leonard Talmy, Prof. em., State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, USA

Editorial Assistants:
Zerong Gao, Beihang University, Beijing, China
Zifan Li, Beihang University, Beijing, China
Na Liu, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China
Yuhang Yang, Beihang University, Beijing, China

Review Editor:
Ad Foolen, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Associate Editors:
Dylan Glynn, University of Paris 8, Vincennes – St. Denis, Paris, France
Martin Hilpert, University of Neuchâtel, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
Francisco José Ruiz de Mendoza Ibáñez, University of La Rioja, Logroño, Spain

Editorial Board:
Alexander Bergs, Universität Osnabrück, Osnabrück, Germany
Jürgen Bohnemeyer, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, USA
Rong Chen, California State University at San Bernardino, San Bernardino, USA
Alan Cienki, VU Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Hendrik De Smet, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
Ray W. Gibbs, University of California at Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, USA
Cliff Goddard, Griffith University, Nathan, Australia
Francisco Gonzálvez, Universidad de Almería, Almería, Spain
Stefan Th. Gries, University of California at Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, USA
Stefan Hartman, Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany
Thomas Hoffmann, Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt, Eichstätt, Germany
Tuomas Huumo, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
Denis Jamet, University of Lyon, Lyon, France
Laura A. Janda, UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø, Norway
Zoltán Kövecses, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary
Guenther Lampert, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
Jeannette Littlemore, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
Nian Liu, The University of Oklahoma, Norman, USA
Yo Matsumoto, Kobe University, Kobe, Japan
Todd Oakley, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, USA
Carita Paradis, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
Sally Rice, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
Graeme Trousdale, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
Mark Turner, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, USA
Arie Verhagen, Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands
Sherman Wilcox, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, USA
Phillip Wolff, Emory University, Atlanta, USA
Ning Yu, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, State College, USA
Ye Yuan, Beihang University, Beijing, China
Jordan Zlatev, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
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Fuyin (Thomas) Li (Ph.D. 2003, the Chinese University of Hong Kong) is Professor of Linguistics at Beihang University, Beijing. His primary research interests are in event representations, semantic typology, and Talmyan schematic systems. He is the founder and organizer of China International Forum on Cognitive Linguistics, as well as the editor for the Distinguished Lectures in Cognitive Linguistics book series.

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Mª Sandra Peña-Cervel (Ph.D. 2000, Universidad de La Rioja) works as a tenured senior lecturer at the department of Modern Philology, University of La Rioja, Spain. Her research interests include cognitive linguistics, metaphor, metonymy, etc. She was the head of the Language Centre of the University of La Rioja (CIUR) (June 2017- December 2020) and is now the Vice dean of Letters of the Faculty of Letters and Education at the University of La Rioja.
Associate Editors
Jürgen Bohnemeyer (Ph.D. 1998, Tilburg University) is Associate Professor of Linguistics at the State University of New York at Buffalo. Bohnemeyer specializes in semantic typology, the crosslinguistic study of semantic categorization. Bohnemeyer’s work focuses on the semantic typology of representations of space, time, and events.
Ad Foolen (Ph.D. 1993, Radboud University Nijmegen), retired. His research focuses on non-propositional meaning, as manifested in particular via pragmatic markers and expressive constructions. Dutch, German and English are the languages he focuses on. From 2005 till 2015 he was Secretary/Treasurer of ICLA.
Martin Hilpert (Ph.D. 2007, Rice University) is Professor of English Linguistics at the University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland. His research interests include cognitive linguistics, language change, construction grammar. He has been investigating these topics with quantitative corpus linguistic methods and experimental techniques.
Francisco José Ruiz de Mendoza Ibáñez (Ph.D. 1991, University of Zaragoza) is Professor of Linguistics at the University of La Rioja, Spain. His research is focused on the application of cognitive modeling principles to figurative language and thought, to the understanding of the implicational, illocutionary, and discourse dimensions of language use, and to constructionist accounts of language.
Robert D. Rupert (Ph.D. 1996, University of Illinois at Chicago) is Professor of Philosophy and Fellow of the Institute of Cognitive Science at the University of Colorado at Boulder and Regular Visiting Professor at the University of Edinburgh. His research focuses primarily on mental representation, cognitive architecture, and situated and embodied cognition. Beginning in September, 2020, he will be co-editor-in-chief of the British Journal for the Philosophy of Science.
Hendrik De Smet (Ph.D. 2008, University of Leuven) is Associate Professor at the University of Leuven, Belgium. His research is into the mechanisms underlying language change, such as analogy, blending, pragmatic strengthening, competition – and how those mechanisms interact with one another and with the existing language system. The primary focus of his work is on the recent history of English.

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