To mark the centenary of Greimas, various events are taking place around the world: conferences, symposiums, exhibitions, commemorations and festivities. On this page, you will find a brief summary of events that we know of.
Lithuanian universities are hosting the Semiotour
Open seminars are going to provide an introduction to semiotics and the personality of Greimas, the discoveries of ongoing research projects, as well as the results of already completed inquiries
A. J. Greimas and Semiotics of the Image
Discussion between scholars from France, Italy, Lithuania and Luxembourg
“Santara. Greimas 100.”
Dr Jūratė Levina talks about Greimas’ contribution to science, actress Živilė Šlekytė-Stanton shares her memories of Greimas, TV show host and producer Rytis Zemkauskas presents his new documentary “Cherchez Greimas” (“Look for Greimas”).
London, United Kingdom
“Greimas, Known and Unknown”
Lecture by Arūnas Sverdiolas, professor at the A. J. Greimas Centre of Semiotics and Literary Theory. Part of the series of public lectures ART ON AIR.
“Let’s Gather in the Childhood Home of Algirdas Julien Greimas”
The afternoon event will take place in the village of Kunigiškės I, at the Svėdasai Country Museum. In this house, Greimas and his parents lived in 1918–19. It was the first residence of Greimas in Lithuania. Photo by K. R. Kašponis.
Educational project “My Lithuania. I Return To My Homeland”
Closing event of the schoolchildren art contest dedicated to the centenary of Greimas.
“Algirdas Julien Greimas in Lithuania, in the World and at School”
Conference for school teachers from Lithuania and Lithuanian schools abroad.