Gaga Nakhutsrishvili 
Author

Poems

Original

Übersetzung

უცნაური ზამთარი georgian

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გაგა ნახუცრიშვილი georgian

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ქალები georgian

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შუქნიშანი georgian

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[უძლური სინათლის ქალაქი] georgian

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შეხვედრა georgian

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გამოდით გარეთ georgian

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გამგზავრება და მოლოდინი georgian

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მაწანწალა georgian

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to poem

მოჩვენებები georgian

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Gaga Nakhutsrishvili 
Author

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* 02.09.1971, Georgia
lives in: Tbilisi, Georgia

Georgian author Gaga Nakhutsrishvili (b. 1971) writes poetry, plays and fiction. In 1993 he graduated from Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University's faculty of history. He studied at Goethe Institute in Rothenburg, Germany and literature in Perugia, Italy. During the 1990s he worked as a journalist before he started lecturing in Contemporary World Literature at the Ilia Chavchavadze State University of Georgia. In 2013 he was project manager for a masterclass in international poetry in translation. 

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He has published numerous collections of poetry, wrote several plays for puppet theatres, and his first collection of short stories appeared in 2015.

In 2003, Gaga Nakhutsrishvili was awarded the SABA literary prize for the best poetry collection. He is regarded as one of the most productive poets of his generation who surprises the reader with his sincere, unexpected and at the same time rich poetic language and images. His works are translated into French, German and English languages. Some of his poems were translated into Slovenian and appeared in the book Dnevi Peezije in Vina, Medana and in Goriska Brda in the early 2000s.

Publications
  • Senseless Passenger

    Poems

    1996

  • Simplicity

    Poems

    Saari Publishing, 2000

  • Departure and Expectations

    Poems

    Saari Publishing, 2002

  • Unexpectedly

    Poems

    Saari Publishing, 2006

  • Unusual Times

    Saari Publishing, 2007

  • The Girl and Europe

    Poems

    Saari Publishing, 2009

  • Beyond the Horizon

    Palitra L Publishing, 2012

  • Muee

    Play for puppet theatre (co-author with Zurab Kikodze)

    Siesta Publishing House, 2012

  • Strophe

    Poems

    Siesta Publishing House, 2012

  • Two Thousand 13

    Siesta Publishing House, 2014

  • Treaty of Stupidity

    Short stories

    Intelekti Publishing, 2015

Awards
  • 2003 Saba Prize - category: best poetry collection for Departure and Expectations