In the Caucasus We Count

WiP: Specific Features of the Georgian Language and Alphabet, April 22 - Nana Shavtvaladze


American Councils, CRRC Georgia and ARISC present the 12th talk in the Spring 2015 Works-in-Progress Series!

Nana Shavtvaladze, University of Georgia
“Specific Features of the Georgian Language and Alphabet”

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 6:30pm
EPF/CRRC-Georgia, Kavsadze St. 3, Tbilisi

Nana Shavtvaladze is a Georgian language linguist and methologist. She has been head of the Georgian Language Department at The University of Georgia (sakartvelos universiteti) since 2010, and she is also the director of The Language School, where her pupils have included a number of important diplomats. She is the author of 38 academic papers on the nature of the Georgian language and 14 books about Georgian language history, irregular verbs, and teaching of Georgian as a foreign language.

W-i-P is an ongoing academic discussion series based in Tbilisi, Georgia, that takes place at the Eurasian Partnership Foundation at Kavsadze St. 3. It is co-organized by the Caucasus Research Resource Centers (CRRC), the American Councils for International Education: ACTR/ACCELS, and the American Research Institute of the South Caucasus (ARISC). All of the talks are free and open to the public.

The purpose of the W-i-P series is to provide support and productive criticism to those researching and developing academic projects pertaining the Caucasus region.

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