Zviad Ratiani

Poet, Translator

Zviad Ratiani was born in 1971 in Tbilisi. He translates English and German poetry (Eliot, Pound, Frost, Sandburg, Auden, Lowell, Strand, Walcott, Simic, Rylke, Celan, etc). His poetry is translated into English, German, French, Russian, Azerbaijani, Ukrainian and other languages.

Poetry
  • Invent me (1993)
  • The Lesson of Whisper (1994)
  • Pocket Air (2000)
  • Roads and Days (2005)
  • Negative (2010)
Awards
  • Literary Award “Saba” in the nomination The best Collection of Poems of the Year for “Negative” (2010)