Ivanov Vyacheslav Vsevolodovich

Director of Russian Anthropological School at Russian State University for the Humanities

Field of research:

Slavic, Baltic, and Indo-European linguistics, mythology and folklore, Russian literature and culture


High School, Moscow (1940-41, 1943-46, with honors).

MA, Moscow State University, English Philology (1946-1951 with honors).

Ph.D. Moscow Lomonosov State University, Hittite and Indo-European  Grammar,(1951-55).

University of Vilnius, Doctorate in Baltic and Indo-European Linguistics (1980).


Employment (current positions):

Director of Russian Anthropological School at Russian State University for the Humanities, Moscow (2003 – to present); Professor, Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures and Program of Indo-European Studies, University of California, Los Angeles (1991 – present); Leading Research Fellow of the Institute of Slavic and Balkan Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow (1989- to present); Director of the Research Institute of World Culture of the Moscow Lomonosov State University (1992 – to present).


Honors and Awards

·        The Order of the Great Duke Gedimin (Lithuanian Republic Governmental  Decoration), August 2002.

·        Pasternak Literary Prize (Moscow), June 2002.

·        Member, The Council of Scholars of The John Kluge Humanities Center, The Library of Congress, 2001- to present

·        Full Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAN), May 2000- to present.

·        Diploma of honor of "Revue de l'histoire ancienne" ("Vestnik  drevnej istorii"), Moscow –1997.

·        UCLA Faculty Research Lecturer, Spring 1995.

·        Mongtomery Fellow, Dartmouth College, Fall 1995.

·        Prize for the best Zvezda publication (St. Petersburg) of 1995.

·        Member of the American Philosophical Society, 1994 - present.

·        Member of the Latvian Academy of Sciences, 1993 - present.

·        Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1993 – present.

·        President of the Booker Prize Russian Novel Committee, 1993.

·        Member of the Russian PEN-Club, 1992 - present.

·        Medal for the achievements in semiotics of the Institute of Semiotics of the Indiana University, Bloomington- March 1991.

·        Northrop Frye Professor of Comparative Literature, University  of Toronto, Winter 1991.

·        Member of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences (RAEN), 1991 - present.

·        Member of the Council of Scholars, Library of Congress, 1990 -1995

·        The USSR Government State Prize for the book The Myths of the Peoples of the World,1990 (together with several coauthors).

·        Medal of the College de France, Paris- March, 1989.

·        Fox Fellow, Yale University, October, 1988.

·        The USSR Government Lenin Prize - for the monograph Indo- European and Indo-Europeans (in collaboration with TV  Gamkrelidze), 1988.

·        Foreign Fellow of the British Academy, 1977 - present.

·        Honorary Member of the American Linguistic Society, 1967 - present.


Selected Bibliography:


Khettskii iazyk (The Hittite Language). Moscow: URSS, 2001, 293 pp. (a second expanded edition with an English summary, 1ed.: Moscow: Izdatel'stvo vostochnoi literatury, 1963).

Izbrannye trudy po semiotike i istorii kul’tury. Tom I. Razyskaniia po poetike Pasternaka; Estetika Eizenshtejna; Nechet i chet; Predystoriia i istoriia semiotiki; Bibliografija; Tom II Stat’ji o russkoj literature. (Selected Works in Semiotics: Vol.I. Studies in Pasternak’s Poetics; Eizenstein’s Aesthetics; Odd and Even; Prehistory and History of Semiotics; Bibliography of Vyach.Ivanov’s Works;Vol. II. Articles on Russian Literature). Moscow: Jazyki russkoj kul’tury, I: 1998 (in Russian; 909 pp.); II: 2000 (in Russian; 879 pp.).

V.V. Ivanov and T. V. Gamkrelidze. Indoeropeikii iazyk i indoevropeitsi. Blagoveshchensk 1998 in 3 vol. (a reprint of Indo-European and Indo-Europeans. Berlin/New York: Mouton de Gruyter, in 2 volumes, 1995. (Previously published in Russian: Indoeropeikii iazyk i indoevropeitsi. Tbilisi, Izdatel'stvo Tbilisskogo Universiteta, 1984.)

(coauthored by Yu.M.Lotman, A.M.Pyatigorsky, B.A. Uspensky) Tezisy k semioticheskomu izucheniyu kul’tur.Theses on the Semiotic Studies of Culture. Kultuurisemiootika teesid. Tartu Semiootika Raamatukogu 1. Tartu Semiotics Library 1. Tartu: University of Tartu, 1998 (a volume containing a reprint of the Russiamn text , pp. 9-32, a reprint of the English translation,pp.. 33-60, and a new Estonian translation with P.Torop’s preface in these 3 languages, pp. 61-88)The Archives of the Russian Orthodox Church of Alaska, Aleutian and Kuril Islands (1794-1912): An Attempt at a Multicultural Society. Washington: Library of Congress, 1996.

Eisenstein y la encarnaciódel mio. Eutopias, 2a época, 1996.

V.V. Ivanov and T. V. Gamkrelidze. Indo-European and Indo-Europeans. Berlin/New York: Mouton de Gruyter, in 2 volumes, 1995. (Previously published in Russian: Indoeropeikii iazyk i indoevropeitsi. Tbilisi, Izdatel'stvo Tbilisskogo Universiteta,  1984.)

Etiudy po tipologii grammaticheskikh kategorii v slavianskikh I balkanskikh iazykakh (Studies in the typology of grammatical categories in Slavic and Balkan languages). Moscow, Izdatel'stvo "Indrik," 1995 (with coauthors: T.N.Moloshnaja, A.V.Golovacheva, T.N.Sveshnikova).

Kategorija posesssivnosti v slavjanskix jazykax (Category of possession in Slavic languages); coauthoured by A.V.Golovacheva, T.N.Moloshnaja, T.M.Nikolajeva, T.N.Sveshnikova.Moscow: Nauka, 1989.

Einführung in die allgemeine Semiotik, 1985. Expanded German translation of Ocherki po istorii semiotiki v SSSR (Essays on the History of Semiotics in the USSR). Moscow: Nauka, 1976

Nyelv, mifos, kultura (Language, Myth and Culture). Collection of articles in Hungarian translations, Budapest, Gondolat, 1984.

(with Umberto Eco and Monica Rector) Carnival! Berlin-NY: Mouton Publishers, 1983.

Gerade und Ungerade.Die Asymmetrie des Gehirnes und der Zeichensysteme. Hirzel Verlag,Stuttgart, 1983.German translation. Previusly published in Russian: Chet i nechet. Asimmetriia mozga i znakovykh sistem (Odd and Even. The Asymmetry of the Brain and of the Sign Systems). Moscow,Sovetskoe radio, 1978 (also translated into Japanese, Hungarian and Latvian).

Istoriia slavianskikh i balkanskikh nazvanij metallov (History of Slavonic and Balkan Names of Metals). Moscow, Nauka, 1983.

Slaviankskii, baltiiskii i rannebalkanskii glagol: indoevropeiskie istoki (Indo-European Origins of the Slavonic, Baltic and Early Balkan Verb). Moscow, 1981.

V. V. Ivanov and V. N. Toporov. Issledovaniia v oblasti slavianskikh drevnostei (Studies in Slavic Antiquities) Moscow: Nauka, 1974.

V. V. Ivanov and V. N. Toporov. Slavianskie Modeliruiushchie semioticheskie sistemy (The Proto-Slav Religious Systems as Semiotic Models of the Universe). Moscow: Nauka, 1965.

Obshcheindoevropeiskaia, pravoslavianskaia i anatoliiskaia iazykovye sistemy (The Proto-Indoeuropean, Proto-Slavonic and Proto-Anatolian Language Systems) Moscow: Nauka, 1965.

V. V. Ivanov and V. N. Toporov. Sanskrit. Moscow, Izdatel'stvo vostochnoi literatury, 1960. Expanded English translation: Sanskrit. Moscow: Nauka, 1968.



Unpublished Play by Vsevolod Ivanov "With Blue Lines” (O neopublikovannoj pjese Vsevoloda Ivanova "Sinij v polosku”).- "Russian Literature” (Amsterdam), 2003, N1.

Notes on the New Corpus of Hieroglyphic Luwian.-Indo-European Studies Bulletin, vol.10, N 1, February-March 2002, pp. 1-17.

Indo-European *bhuH- un Luwian and the Prehistory of Past and Perfect.- IN: Proceedings of the Twelth Annual UCLA Indo-European Conference (Journal of Indo-European Studies Monograph, N40) Washigton, D.C., 2001, pp. 81-106.

Southern Anatolian and Northern Anatolian as separate Indo-European Dialects and Antolian as a late linguistic Zone.- IN: Greater Anatolian and the Indo-Hittite Family, ed. R.Drews (Journal of Indo-European Studies Monograph series, N 38), Washington, D.C., 2001, pp. 131-183.

Baltico-Anatolica III. An Old Prussian-Luwian Etymology and Dialectal Relationship of Baltic and Southern Anatolian inside Indo-European .- "Res Balticae . Miscellanea Italiana di Studi Baltistici” a cura di P. Dini e N.Mikhailov. 6. Pisa: EGIG, 2000, pp.9-38.

The Semiotics of Sound Texts: The Diachronic Dimension .- «Elementa/ Journal of Slavic Studies and Comparative Cultural Semiotics», vol. 4, 2000, N3, pp. 1-23.

Early Slavic-Indo-Iranian Lexical Contacts.- IN: Proceedings of the Annual UCLA Indo-European Conference, 2000.

Traces of Indo-European Medical Magic in an Old English Charm.- =IN: Interdigitations. Essays for Irmengard Rauch. Ed. by G.F.Carr, W.Harbert, & L.Zhang. NY: Peter Lang, 1999, pp. 1-24.

Towards a Theory of the Speech of the Other Person.-Elementa. Journal of Slavic Studies and of Comparative Cultural Semiotics, vol. 4, N1,1998, pp pp.71-96.

Diachronic Remarks on Urban Linguistics and Semiotics.- Pluralinguismo, a cura di R.Gusmani, Urbino: Centro di Lurilinguismo, 1998.

Balto-Anatolica.I. –Res Balticae. Pisa:Ecig,4, 1998, pp. 67-89.

Indo-Eropean Expressions of Totality and the Invitation for the Feast of all the gods.- Proceedings of Ninth Indo-European Conference, UCLA. Journal of Indo-European Studies, Supplement, Washington, 1998.

The Horse Symbols and the Hurrian Name of the Horse.- Urkesh/Tel Mozan. Ed.G. G.Buccellati. Malibu, 1998.

Symbolism of the Apocalypse.- Experiment.4. Signs of the Time. Culture and the Emblems of the Apocalypse. Ed. J.Bowlt. Los Angeles, 1998.

Luwian Collective and Non-Collective Neutral Nouns in -ar .- Indo-European, Nostratic and Beyond: Festschrift for Vitalij Shevoroshkin.Journal of Indo-European Studies monograph N 22. Washington D.C. : Institute for the Study of Man, 1997, pp. 155-167.

Fundamentals of diachronic linguistics: semiotic implications. Semiotics around the world. Proceedings of Fifth Congress of the International Association for Semiotic Studies. Berkleley, 1994. Ed. I.Rauch, G.E.Carr. Berlin- New York, Mouton-de Gruyter,1997, pp. 57-86.

A neglected Early Romance borrowing in Slavic: Vulgar Latin oxycomina :

Slavic oskomina. - Die Welt der Slaven. XLII.1997, Heft 1, pp. 86-110.

The Baltic God of Light and the Balto-Slavic Word for Star.- Res Baltiae. Miscellanea Italiana di studi baltici,ed. P.U. Dini & N.Mikhailov. Pisa: Ecig, 1996, pp.135-149.

Iz zametok ob indoevropejskix chislitel'nyx (From the notes on Indo-European numerals).-In: Russian, Slavic and Indo-European Studies. A.A.Zalizniak- Festschrift (Rusistika. Slavistika. Indoevropeistika. Sbornik v chest' 60-letija A.A.Zalizniaka). Moscow, 1996,pp. 704-727 (in Russian).

Slavjano- (vostochno-)iranskije sxodstva. Dopolnitel'nyje sblizhenija [Slavic-(Eastern) Iranian isoglosses. Additional comparisons]. - In: Slavjanskije jazyki v zerkale neslavjanskogo okruzhenija. Tezisy mezhdunarodnoj konferencii (Slavic languages in non-Slavic surroundings. Abstracts of an International conference) , Moscow, 1996, pp. 26-31 (in Russian).

Jazykovyje svidetel'stva vlijanija skifskogo dualizma na slavjan (Linguistic evidence on the traces of the influence of the Scythian dualism on the Slavs).- In: Tezisy dokladov na konferencii pamjati E.A, Grantovsky (Abstracts of the conference dedicated to the memory of E.Grantovsky). Moscow, 1996, pp. 57-59 (in Russian).

Towards semiotic studies of mythological terms (an introduction to Tatiana Toporova's article " The Old Germanic concept of the sacred in the mirror of language"),- Elementa, vol.2,1995, N2, pp. 179-181.

Struktura indoevropejskix-zagadok-kenningov i ix rol' v mifopoeticheskoj tradicii (Structure of the Indo-European riddles-kennings and their role in the mythopoetical tradition).- In: Issledovanija v oblasti balto-slavjanskoj duxovnoj kul'tury. Zagadka kak tekst (Studies in the field of the Balto- Slavic spiritual culture. The riddle as a text). Moscow, 1994. pp. 118-147 (in Russian).

Origin, history and meaning of the term semiotics.- Elementa, vol.1, 1993, pp. 115-143.

On the etymology of Latin elementa.- Elementa, vol.1,1993, pp.1-5.

Tokhary (Tocharians).- In: Vostochnyj Turkestan v drevnosti (Eastern

Turkestan in the antiquity),Moscow, 1992, pp. 6-31, 550-555 (in Russian).

Pamiatniki tokharskoj pis'mennosti (Monuments of Tocharian writing).-ib., pp. 222-270, 567-570 (in Russian).

(coauthoured by T.Gamkrelidze) Les premiers Indo-Européens de l'histoire: les ancêtres des Tokhariens en Asie Mineure ancienne.- Revue des études caucasiques et georgiennes, vol.6-7, 1990-1991, pp. 265-296 (a French variant of the article published in Russian in Revue de l'histoire ancienne, 1989,N 1).

(coauthoured with T.Gamkrelidze) The early history of Indo-European languages, - Scientific American.Vol.262,1990, N 3, pp. 110-116.

O svjazi severoslavjanskoj zony s baltijskoj (On the connections of the Northern Slavic zone to the Baltic one).- Balto-slowianskie zwiazki jezykowe. Wroclaw, 1990, pp. 185-186 (in Russian).

Rekonsrukcija struktury, simvoliki i semantiki indoevropejskogo pogrebal'nogo obr'ada (On the reconstruction of the structure, symbolism and semantics of the Indo-European funerary rite).- In: Issledovanija v oblasti balto-slavjanskoj duxovnoj kul'tury. Pogrebal'nyj obr'ad (Studies in the Balto-Slavic spiritual culture. Funerary rite). Moscow, 1990, pp.5-11 (in Russian).

(coauthoured by T.Gamkrelidze) Die Indoeuropaeer: Ursprache und Urheimat.- In: Wissenschaft und Menschheit. Internationales Jahrbuch. 24. Leipzig-Jena: Urania-Verlag, 1989, pp.71-82. A German version of the article published in several Russian scholarly journals and collections of articles.

Novye nabliudenija nad indoevropejskoj akcentologiej (New observations on the Indo-European accentology).-IN: Slavjanskoe i balkanskoe jazykoznanie. Prosodija (Slavic and Baltic linguistics. Prosody). Moscow:Nauka, 1989, pp. 98-105 (in Russian).

Iz zametok o toxarskix buddijskix tekstax (From the notes on Tocharian Buddhist texts).- Wiener Slawistisches Jahrbuch. Gesellschaft zur Foerderung slawistischer Studien. Wien, 1989,pp. 81-84 (in Russian).

Ritual'nye sozhzheniia konskogo cherepa i kolesa v Poles'je i ego indoevropejskie paralleli (Ritual burning of a scull of a horse and a wheel in Polesje and Indo-European parallels to the rite).- In: Slavjanskij i balkanskij folklor (Slavic and Balkan folklore). Moscow, 1989, pp. 79-87 (in Russian).

Problemy vosstanovlenija obshcheindoevropejskix zagovornyx tekstov (Problems in the reconstruction of the Indo-European charms). In: Etnolinguistics of text.I. Moscow, 1988, pp.66-68 (in Russian).

Kel'tskie oboznachenija vzaimnyx objazatel'stv (Celtic terms for mutual obligations).- Jazyk i kul'tura kel'tov (Celtic languages and cultures). Moscow, 1988, pp. 7-9 (in Russian).

Relations between the ancient languages of Asia Minor.-In: _ulmu. Papers on the Near East presented at the International conference. Prague, 1988, pp. 133-144.

Sovremennoe indoevropejskoe sravnitel'no-istoricheskoe jazykoznanije (Present-day Indo-European comparative linguistics).- In: Novoe v zarubezhnoj lingvistike (New trends in the world linguistics), vyp. 21, Moscow, 1988, pp.118-131 (in Russian).

Balto-slavjano-toxarskie izoglossy (Baltic-Slavic -Tocharian isoglosses).- Balto-slavjanskie issledovanija.1986 (Baltic -Slavic Studies.1986), Moscow: Nauka, 1988, pp. 45-60 (in Russian).

Problemy predystorii armjanskogo konsonantizma (Problems in the prehistory of Armenian consonant system).- Vtoroj mezhdunarodnyj simpozium po armjanskomu jazykoznaniju (Second International symposium in Armenian linguistics). Erevan, 1987, p. 91 (in Russian).

Issledovanija v oblasti sravnitel'no-istoricheskoj fonetiki (Studies in comparative phonology).-In: Aktual'nye voprosy fonetiki (Recent problems in phonetics). Moscow,1987,pp. 215-247 (in Russian).

(together with T.Gamkrelidze) Systeme de langue et principes de reconstruction en linguistique.- Diogene, N 137- Problemes du langage II, janvier-mars 1987, pp. 3-23.

O vozmozhnosti etimologicheskogo otozhdestvlenija slov, otnosjashchixsja k odinakovym slovoobrazovatel'nym tipam, v rodstvennyx jazykax ( praslav. *d_lgosti= khet.dalugasti- )[On the possibility of identifying words belonging to the same derivational types in cognatelanguages (Proto-Slavic *dlugost_-= Hittite daluga_ti-). -In: Sopostavitel'noe izuchenije slovoobrazovanija slavjanskix jazykov (Comparative study of derivation in Slavic languages), Moscow, 1986, pp. 150-156 (in Russian).

Mikenskoe i gomerovskoe grecheskoe nazvanie solenogo morja v svete sravnitel'nogo jazykoznanija (Mycenean and Homeric Greek name of the salted sea in the light of comparative linguistics).- Antichnaja balkanistika (Balkan languages in antiquity). Moscow, 1987, pp. 36-42 (in Russian).

Proto-languages as objects of scientific description.- In:Typology, Reconstruction and time, Ann Arbor, 1986, pp. 1-26.

On formalization of the historical comparative linguistics.-In:Symposium on formalization in historical linguistics, Tallinn, 1986, pp.49-50.

Indoevropejskoe proisxozhdenije prusskix "gerundivnyx" form na -ntei (Indo-European origin of the Old Prussian "gerund" forms in -ntei).- Tarptautin_ baltist_ konferecija, Vilnius, 1985, pp.163-165 (in Russian).

Indoevropejskie etimologii (Indo-European etymologies).-In: Etimologija (Etymology).1983.Moscow: Nauka,1985, pp. 160-165 (in Russian).

Otrazhenije indoevropejskogo casus indefinitus v drevnenovgorodskom dialekte (On the reflection of the Indo-European casus indefinitus in the Old Novgorodian dialect).- Russian linguistics, 9,1985, pp. 327-334 (in Russian).

Tocharian and Ugrian.- IN: Studia Linguistica Diachronica et Synchronica. Berlin- New York- Amsterdam, 1985, pp. 411-419.

Etymological Studies in Sanskrit. - Summaries of papers presented by Soviet scholars to the Vth World Sanskrit conference. Moscow, 1984, pp. 75-77.

(with T.Gamkrelidze) The Ancient Near East and the Indo-European problem.- Soviet anthropology and archaeology, 22, 1983, pp. 51-96 (the English version of an article published in Russian in "Revue de l'histoire ancienne").

Prus. bardoayts, bordus i problema nazvanij 'borody' v indoevropejskom (Prus.bardoayts, bordus the problem of an Indo-European name for "a beard").- Balto-slavjanskije etnojazykovyje otnoshenija v istoricheskom i areal'nom plane (Baltic-Slavic ethnolinguistic relations in the historical and areal aspects). Moscow, 1983, pp. 21-23 (in Russian).

Novyj istochnik dl'a ustanovlenija indoevropejskix akcentuacionnyx paradigm: klinopisnyje napisanija s glasnymi (New source for the reconstruction of the Indo-European accentual paradigms: cuneiform Pleneschreibung).- Balto-Slavic Studies. 1981. Moscow: Nauka, 1982, pp. 192-205 (in Russian).

(with T.Gamkrelidze) L'Asie anterieure et les migrations indo-européennes dans l'antiquité.- Sciences sociales, 1981, 1 (43), PP. 133-142. The article was also published in Spanish, Portuguese,Russian.

Razyskanija v oblasti anatolijskogo jazykoznanija (Studies in Anatolian linguistics).1a-2;3-8;9-16;15a-24. In: Etimologija. 1971;1976;1977;1979. Moscow: Nauka,1973 (pp. 298-306);1978 (pp.153-162);1979 (145-149);1981 (pp. 130-138);(in Russian).

Die historisch-vergleichende Indoeuropaeische Sprachwissenschaft und die Typologie.- Zeitschrift für Phonetik, Sprachwissenschaft und Kommunikationsforschung, Berlin,Band 34,1981, Heft 4, pp. 415-420.

Morfonologicheskije cheredovanija v indoevropejskom glagole (Morhonemic alternations in the Indo-European verb).- Slavjanskoje i balkanskoe jazykoznanije. Problemy morfonologii (Slavic and Balkan Linguistics. Problems of morphonology). Moscow: Nauka, 1981, pp.36-52 (in Russian).

K indoevropejskim nazvanijam kolesa i kolesnicy (On the Indo-European names of a wheel and a wheeled vehicle).- Studia linguistica in honorem Vladimiri I.Georgiev. Sofia, 1980, pp. 112-117(in Russian).

Notes on the Hittite laws. I.Remarks on 163.-Archív Orientalní, vol.47,1979, n1-2, pp.91-95.

Syntactical archaisms of Old Hittite.- Hethitisch und Indogermanisch. Innsbruck, 1979, pp.73-78.

Zur Herkunft einiger baltischer Verbalformen.- Zeitschrift fuer Slawistik, Band XXIII.1978, Heft 5, pp. 608-616.

The relation between different grammatical levels in the linguistic evolution.- Die Sprache, Band 23,1977, Heft 1, pp. 20-24.

Mikenskoe grecheskoe wa-na-ka i ego indoevropejskije sootvetstvija (Mycenaean Greek wa-na-ka and the Indo-European correspondences).In: Balkanskij lingvisticheskij sbornik (Balkan linguistic collection). Moscow, Nauka,1977, pp. 165-171 (in Russian).

Caucasian parallels to Romanian zîmbru , Russian zubr, Lithuanian stumbras "aurochs".-Revue roumaine de linguistique, t. XX,1975, N 5,pp. 513-517.

Rekonstrukcija indoevropejskix slov i tekstov, otrazhajushchix kul't volka (Reconstruction of the Indo-European words and texts referring to the cult of a wolf).- Izvestija Akademii Nauk SSSR, serija literatury i jazyka (Proccedings of the USSR Academy of Sciences. Section of literature and language), vol.34, 1975, N 5, pp. 399-408 (in Russian).

Aryen du Mitanni aika(-)vartanna et védique ekav_t-.- Mélanges linguistiques offerts a Emile Benveniste. Paris,1975, pp. 284-288.

Habiru in cuneiform Hittite and Luwian texts.- Internationale Tagung der Keilschriftforscher. Budapest, 1974, pp. 39-40.

(coauthoured by V.N.Toporov) A comparative study of the group of Baltic mythological terms from the root vel-.- Baltistica, IX (1),1973, Vilnius, pp. 15-27.

On the interpretation of the p.37 of the Hittite laws in the light of the other Indo-European traditions, Linguistica XIII .K.O_tir- in memoriam, Liubliana, 1973,pp. 102-110.

(together with T.Gamkrelidze) Sprachtypologie und die Rekonstruktion der gemeinindogermanischen Verschlüsse.- Phonetica, 27,1973, pp. 150-156.

A propos de La religion romaine archaîque par G. Dumézil.- Essais de semiotique. The Hague-Paris, 1972, pp. 327-334.

(together with V.Toporov)Le mythe indo-européen du dieu de l'orage poursuivant le serpent: reconstruction du schema.- In: Échanges et communications. Mèlanges offerts a C.Lévi-Strauss. Paris-The Hague, 1970, pp. 1180-1206.

Caracteristiques numériques de la mythologie et des rites romaines.- Tel Quel, 35, 1968, pp. 35-37.

Indo-European verb. Two series of forms.-X Congrès International des linguistes. Resumes. Bucharest, 1967.

Zametki po sravnitel'no-istoricheskoj indoevropejskoj poetike (Notes on the comparative Indo-European poetics).-To Honor Roman Jakobson. The Hague-Paris: Mouton, 1967, pp.977-988 (in Russian).

On the reflex of rhe Indo-European voiced palatal in Luwian.- Symbolae Linguisticae in Honorem G. Kury_gwicz.Wroclaw-Warszawa-Kraków, 1965, pp. 131-134.