Estonian politician and linguist who served as an associate of Estonisn Parliament for the traditional Res Publica Party. He was within the panel for the Russian Cultural Culture in Estonia from 1988 to 1994. He was presented with the Medal from the Order from the White colored Celebrity for his efforts to Estonia on Feb 2, 2001. His dad, Yuri Lotman, was a well-known Estonian literary scholar. He was politically energetic in Estonia through the same period as Peeter Lepp.