born in 1986 in Vilnius, Lithuania. In 2005 she started studying Lithuanian philology at Vilnius University. Later on she continued her studies as an MA student in Intermedial Literary Studies. In 2017 she defended her MA thesis “The Encounter Between Word and Image in the City of Rolandas Rastauskas and Remigijus Treigys: Berlinalia”. Now Aušra is a PhD student at the Institute for Literary, Cultural and Translation Studies (Vilnius University). She is working on a thesis titled “(Re)Construction of the City in the Autobiographical Prose”. Her current research interests include intertextuality, intermediality, semiotics, urban semiotics, the city in literature, feminist theory.
A. J. Greimas Centre for Semiotics and Literary Theory, Institute for Literary, Cultural and Translation Studies, Vilnius University