The Knight in Panther skin

By on October 7, 2016

The Knight in Panther skin

Lectures at the Royal Armoury: Get to know the the Georgian immortals national epic from the 1200s by Sjota Rustaveli, dedicated to Queen Tamara.

This year celebrates Rustaveli 850 years and last year published his work The Knight in Panther skin in an acclaimed new translation to English by Lyn Coffin, The Knight in the Panther’s Skin. Royal Armoury arrange a talk where you hear this American poet and playwright talk about the epic and the demanding work of translation from the original text. (The work has never been translated into Swedish).

The lecture is in English. Registration and more info at

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