We are very happy to present Unlocking the door: writing from Georgia. Stories and plays translated by students at the University of Oxford Language Centre and edited by Lia Chokoshvili, our Georgian Tutor.
The book is composed of stories both in Georgian and English by
All renowned twentieth and twenty-first century Georgian authors.
The translators are Oxford University students who have studied Georgian at the Language Centre.
Alex MacFarnlane is a PhD student working on the reception of Alexander the Great in medieval Armenian literature.
Clifford Marcus studied PPE at Keble College. He now works as a Translator and is based in Oxford.
Emily Tamkin studied an MPhil in Russian and East European Studies at St Antony’s College.
Geoffrey Gosby recently completed his DPhil in linguistics. He has been involved in translating Georgian for several projects.
Oliver Matthews is a student at Jesus College, reading French and Russian.