***NB DATE CHANGE*** Unlocking the Door: Writing from Georgia – With talks by Professor Donald Rayfield (Queen Mary), Dr. Gillian Evison (Bodleian Library) and Ms. Lia Chokoshvili (Oxford University)

Royal Asiatic Society Lecture Theatre 14 Stephenson Way, London

*** NB - the date of this event has been moved and will take place on Tuesday the 6th of November; NOT the 5th of November as previously advertised and printed in the Lecture Programme ***   Wardrop Inheritance: a Journey through translation from Georgian The Embassy of Georgia to the United Kingdom and the…

Professor Elguja Khintibidze (Tbilisi State University) and Dr. Henry Sanford – Britain-Georgia Connection through Personalities & Arts; Rustaveli and Shakespeare

Royal Asiatic Society Lecture Theatre 14 Stephenson Way, London

This event will explore the Britain-Georgia Connection through two talks. The first, on the theme of Personalities & Arts, will consist of a talk on the British-Georgian actress Gayane Mickeladze by Dr. Henry Sanford (her nephew). The talk will include her family history in Georgia, including stories of their friendship with Sir Oliver Wardrop (British…