At Writers’ House the winners of Vakhushti Kotetishvili Prize were awarded.
Vakhushti Kotetishvili Prize in nomination “Translated poetry published as a book” was awarded to Meda Zaalishvili for book “Translations”, Artanuji Publishing
Best poetry translation printed in literary periodical was awarded to Dato Barbakadze for translation of Nikolaus Lenau’s verses, journal Akhali Saunje
Dalila Gogia was awarded a special prize by Diogene Publishing
The Vakhushti Kotetishvili Prize is awarded since 2016 and evaluates the translations previous year. This year the contest reviewed poetry translations published as a book/electronic book and publications of poetry translations published in literary periodicals in 2017. The amount of Prize for book nomination is Gel 1800, for publication – Gel 700.
The project is funded by the Ministry of Culture and Sport of Georgia.