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Publishing executive

Zigmantas Pocius, Lithuanian publishing executive. Member Lithuanian Language Commission at Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania, Vilnius, since 1988. Member Lithuanian Language Society (deputy chairman since 1989).

Background

Pocius, Zigmantas was born on November 7, 1935 in Viduklé, Lithuania. Son of Juozas and Ursulé (Linkuté) Pocius.

Education

Grad in Philology, Vilnius University, Lithuania.

Career

Editor Encyclopedia Editorial Office at Lithuanian Academy of Sciences, Vilnius, 1964-1971. Head department art Encyclopedia Publications, 1971-1984. Deputy editor-in-chief, director Science and Encyclopedia Publications, since 1984.

Researcher in history of Lithuanian culture.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles in encyclopedias.

Membership

Member Lithuanian Language Commission at Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania, Vilnius, since 1988. Member Lithuanian Language Society (deputy chairman since 1989).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Wood carving, car driving.

Connections

Married Genovaité Kairyté, December 15, 1965. Children: Mykolas, Jonas.

father:
Juozas Pocius

mother:
Ursulé (Linkuté) Pocius

spouse:
Genovaité Kairyté

child:
Mykolas Pocius

child:
Jonas Pocius