Dr. Jurgita Katkuvienė

A. J. Greimas Centre for Semiotics and Literary Theory, Institute for Literary, Cultural and Translation Studies, Vilnius University
jurgita.katkuviene@flf.vu.lt

Assistant at Vilnius university and head of MA study program in Semiotics. Her research involves semiotics, structuralism, literary theory with a focus on corporeality in the generation of meaning, general theories of meaning, and problems in semantics. Recent publications: “The Plane of Corporeality in Greimas’s semiotics” (2018, Lithuanian), „Semiotics and Philosophy: The Ontological Approach in the Semiotics of Algirdas Julius Greimas“ (2018, English), „How a Lithuanian Transformed a Nazi into a Jew: The Forgotten Fantastic Satire by Ignas Šeinius“ (2018, English), “What does my body know about photography? (R. Barthes)” (2017, Lithuanian).