Category: Children’s Literature, Graphic Versions of Georgian Classical Literature
A Graphic Novel
The current publication is the Georgian classic epic The Knight in the Panther Skin told in five books of 1,500 pictures. Accessible for readers of all ages, it is the first project of collaboration between Artanuji and Papuna Davitaia in an attempt to present a classic work as a graphic novel.
The author learned animation in Tbilisi, then studied in Germany and made several animation film. For the last three years he has lived and worked in Los Angeles, where he has mastered the art of making graphic novels.