Georgian woman poet

English

Eka Kevanishvili

Journalist at the Radio Liberty. Working Topics:  Women’s rights, feminism, LGBTI community, internal politics, healthcare, education, internally displaced people, literature.

Nino Abashidze-Orbeliani

1838-1919 / Poet, actress. Nino had a difficult and tragic youth. In the 1860s Nino's poems were published in many journals: Tsiskari, Droeba, Iveria, Kvali, Teatri, Teatri da Tskhovreba, Sakhalkho Gazeti, Tsnobis Purtseli, Nakaduli and Jejili.

By Lela Gaprindashvili

Elene Dariani-Bakradze

1897-1979 / Poet. Elene Dariani is one of the most mysterious figures in Georgian literary history. A collection of 14 poems under the title "Dariani Cycle" is listed among the works of famous poet Paolo Iashvili. 

By Tamta Melashvili

Ana Kalandadze

1924-2008 / Poet. Ana's first published poetry, in Literatura da Khelovneba in 1946, met with great success. 

By Tamar Tata Tsopurashvili

Marijani

1890-1978 / Poet, writer. In 1921 her first collection of poetry was published. Later, the Soviet literary establishment would ignore the boldly erotic nature of her poetry and christen her only as a children's author.

By Tamta Melashvili