Symposium about the Lithuanian language
- Tijmen Pronk
- Dr. R.H. (Rick) Derksen
- Tuesday 16 February 2016
2311 BD Leiden
17:00-17:10 Opening by prof. Niels Schiller, Academic director Leiden University Centre for Linguistics and H.E. Mr. Darius Semaška, Lithuanian ambassador to The Netherlands
17:10-17:20 Introduction: what is Lithuanian and why do we study it?
17:20-17:25 Presentation of the Etymological dictionary of the Baltic inherited lexicon to H.E. Mr. Darius Semaška.
17:25-17:45 Lecture by Dr. Rick Derksen, Baltology in the Netherlands.
17:45-18:05 Lecture by Dr. Tijmen Pronk, An old Lithuanian profession: book smuggler.
18:15-19:00 Lithuanian music, snacks and drinks.
If you are interested in attending the workshop, please send an email to email@example.com