Algirdas Julius Greimas giving the lecture “Vers une troisième revolution sémiotique” [“Towards a Third Semiotic Revolution”]  to the Second Symposium of the Semiotic Society of Finland and the Second International Congress of the Semiotics of Music, University of Jyväskylä, 5-7 July 1983. Ca. 60 minutes. Video recording. Excerpt in Significant Moments in the History of Semiotics—in Finland and Elsewhere. To Honor the 9th World Congress of IASS-AIS Communication: Understanding / Misunderstanding, ed. Eero Tarasti. 6 minutes. DVD, distribution Tarasti, 2007. Video courtesy of Eero Tarasti.

A 1986 radio interview with Algirdas Julius Greimas on the semiotics of music (in French):

Interview with Greimu_(Part One)

Interview with Greimas_(Part Two)

Didysis prasmės ieškotojas – Algirdas Julius Greimas [The Great Quester for Meaning, Algirdas Julius Greimas] . 55 min. color 35mm film directed by Saulius Beržinis, with cinematography by Algimantas Mikutėnas, distributed by Lietuvos kino studija [“Lithuanian Film Studios”] in Vilnius, aired on television by LRT Lietuvos nacionalinis radijas ir televizija in 1991. 

Bronys Raila remembers Algirdas Julius Greimas, Santa Monica, 1992, interviewed by Kazys Saja. Video courtesy of Kazys Saja.  

 All material presented on this page  has been collected in the framework of the project "Algirdas Julius Greimas Heritage in Lithuania," funded by the Lithuanian Research Council in 2015 (LIT-9-13). This project has been the beginning - but not the end - of the work of collecting a digital archive of Greimas material. If you have letters or other kind of documents, photographs or memorabilia, video or audio recordings, or memoirs you would like to share with us to be copied and preserved in our digital archive, please get in touch with the A. J. Greimas Centre for Semiotics and Literary Theory ( or Jūratė Levina (