• Mzia Lazishvili Master of philological sciences, Doctor of philological faculty of Batumi State University, Georgia, Batumi
Keywords: Davit Guramishvili ‘Cheerful Summer”, Shepherd Katsvia, Pastoral, Moral hero


“The Book Cheerful Summer” of Georgian Writer, which is created by the pastoral theme of Davit Guramishvili, which echoes The Russian Folklore. The poem is a small genre and carries bucolic-pastoral characteristics. The author of the poem echoes the revival period of European-Russian pastoral theme, in addition, he has a moral character – who is the shepherd boy- Katsvia, who is grown up with Christian values, denying the familiar and eccentric relationships. In The poem there are conflicts between two worlds - carnival Life and traditional values. The first of them is the shepherd girl, the second one is the shepherd boy – Katsvia. This poem is considered as a writer's testament is a didactic and moral. At the same time, the author refuses in his dominant epoch on “the three styles theory” and the folk, where he appeals the simple narrate, the verification is original, the narrate is interesting and it is featured by the lightness of folklore and feminine expressions.


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How to Cite
Mzia Lazishvili. (2019). ONE PASTORAL POEM OF DAVIT GURAMISHVILI. International Academy Journal Web of Scholar, (4(34), 39-41.