Donald Rayfield -

Donald Rayfield

Donald Rayfield
OccupationProfessor of Georgian and Russian languages, Translator
Known forStalin and His Hangmen
Notable work
Kvachi Kvachantiradze
A Man Was Going Down the Road
The Literature of Georgia: A History
A Comprehensive Georgian-English Dictionary
Edge of Empires: A History of Georgia

Patrick Donald Rayfield OBE (born 12 February 1942, Oxford) is an English academic and Emeritus Professor of Russian and Georgian at Queen Mary University of London. He is an author of books about Russian and Georgian literature, and about Joseph Stalin and his secret police. He is also a series editor for books about Russian writers and intelligentsia. He translated Georgian and Russian poets and prose writers.


Translations from Georgian


Categories: 1942 births | Living people | Linguists from the United Kingdom | Kartvelian studies scholars | Academics of Queen Mary University of London | Translators from Georgian | British translator stubs

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