Gaga Nakhutsvrishvili

Gaga Nakhutsvrishvili was born in 1971. He is a poet, fiction writer and translator. In 1993 he graduated from Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University from the faculty of history. He also attended the Goethe Institute in Rotenburg in Germany and studied literature in Perugia, Italy. His poetry collections are Senseless Passenger (1996), Simplicity (2000), Departure and Expectation (2002), Suddenly (2006). Departure and Expectation won the Saba Collection of the Year award in 2003.

Nakhutsvrishvili is a participant in LAF’s Georgian Poetry Translation Workshop.