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Rebecca Gould – Aleksandre Qazbegi’s Mountaineer Prosaics: The Anticolonial Vernacular on Georgian–Chechen Borderlands

Rebecca Gould – Aleksandre Qazbegi’s Mountaineer Prosaics: The Anticolonial Vernacular on Georgian–Chechen Borderlands

The Georgian writer Aleksandre Qazbegi (1848-1893) is notable for the anticolonial themes that were inspired by the seven years he passed among as a mountaineer. Drawing on ethnography to advance… Read more »

Donald Rayfield – The Literature of Georgia: A History

Donald Rayfield – The Literature of Georgia: A History

The first comprehensive and objective history of the literature of Georgia, revealed to be unique among those of the former Byzantine and Russian empires, both in its quality and its… Read more »

David Marshall Lang – Landmarks in Georgian Literature

David Marshall Lang – Landmarks in Georgian Literature

An inaugural lecture delivered on 2 November 1965 by David Marshall Lang in School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. Lang, D. M. (1966). Landmarks in Georgian Literature…. Read more »

Kevin Tuite – The Banner of Xaxmat’is-Jvari: Vazha-Pshavela’s Xevsureti

Kevin Tuite – The Banner of Xaxmat’is-Jvari: Vazha-Pshavela’s Xevsureti

The author examines Vazha’s nonfictional as well as fictional depictions of Xevsureti and the Xevsurs, with the aim of coming to a better understanding of what they represented for the… Read more »

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