Roman Jakobson

(1896 - 1982)

Co-founder of the Moscow Linguistic Circle (1915)
and the Prague Linguistic School (1926)


John Hopkins Literary Guide
"The Metaphoric and Metonymic Poles"
Powerpoint Presentation
Six Lectures on Sound and Meaning
Selected Works
Jakobson's Model for the Bakhtian Sign




Select Bibliography

  • Remarques sur l' évolution phonologique du russe. 1929.
  • Kharakteristichke yevrazi-yskogo yazykovogo soyuza. 1931.
  • Kinder-sprache. 1941.
  • Aphasie und allgemeine Lautgesetze. 1941.
  • Preliminaries to Speech Analysis, with G. Fant and M. Halle, 1952.
  • Fundamentals of Language. 1956.