Cognitive linguistics group

Cognitive linguistics group investigates the rhetoric features of contemporary Russian and Lithuanian political discourse, cultural concepts and mentality, modern rhetorical practice and mass consciousness. The group aims at finding and structuring the apparatus of concepts of cognitive analysis in political discourse. During 2003 – 2010 the group has held about 20 seminars with speakers from  Lithuania and other countries (Prof. dr. (HP) Victor de Munck (USA), Dr. Tatjana Skrebcova (Russia), Prof. dr. (HP) Rūta Marcinkevičienė (Lithuania), Prof. dr. (HP) Charles Woolfson (Scotland), Prof. dr. (HP) Aloyzas Gudavičius (Lithuania), etc.). The results of group’s work are published in a number of scientific articles.