German journalists are getting aware of Georgian culture

Literary critics and cultural journalists of the biggest editions such as Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Die Zeit, Berliner Zeitung, Frankfurter Rundschau, Weltn24.de are invited by Georgian National Book Center.

German journalists are getting aware of Georgian culture

Literary critics and cultural journalists of the biggest editions such as Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Die Zeit, Berliner Zeitung, Frankfurter Rundschau, Weltn24.de are invited by Georgian National Book Center.

30 international projects will be financed by GNBC within the second period of the program “Georgian literature in translations” for foreign publishers

30 international projects out of the 48 application, received within the second period of the program “Georgian literature in translations” basing on the decision of the supervisory board, will be financed by the Georgian National Book Center.

Boris Akunin, Aka Morchiladze, Dato Turashvili, Zurab Karumidze, Lasha Bugadze – the literary program in London marking 25 Years since the Restoration of Georgia’s Independence

During 11-17 April 2016, the special literary program “Where Europe Meets Asia: Georgia 25 - A Cultural Feast in London marking 25 Years since the Restoration of Georgia’s Independence” organized by the Georgian National Book Center marking the date mentioned above in London.

NEW BOOKS

  • Better a glorious death than shameful life!
  • If the headwaters are muddy, it is pointless to look for clear water downstream. 
  • The lion’s whelps are equal (alike lions), be they male or female.
  • Even if you kill a swallow, spring will still come.
  • The earth is a big book, lit up by the sun and the moon, inhabited by countless living tales. 
  • The life of certain men is like a novel written by a mediocre writer… when you get to the end you say, ‘I wish I hadn’t read it.’ 
  • For every heart to be able to open up to meet others’ hearts, utterly, wholly, cosmically, a fragmented god must probably be made whole. 
  • Non-existence begins when you forget or lose the sound of your mother’s voice, or else when when your mother’s voice is, by her own wish and desire, withdrawn from you.
  • The bad man has no need to fight, the good man can always meet the foe!
  • Shota Rustaveli
  • Ilia Chavchavadze
  • Shota Rustaveli
  • Akaki Tsereteli
  • Goderdzi Chokheli
  • Konstantine Gamsakhurdia
  • Grigol Robakidze
  • Otar Chiladze
  • Vazha-Pshavela