Iunona Guruli studied at the Schota-Rustaveli state institute for acting from 1995 to 1996 and she also studied international journalism at the state Ivane Javakhishvili University of Tbilisi from 1996 to 1999. She has lived in Germany since 1999, studying first at the Leibniz University Hannover (2000–2004) and later at the Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg (2005–2009). In 2009 she obtained her master’s degree in political sciences and recent and modern history. She is also a certified translator for German-Georgian, Georgian-German. ”The Diagnosis“ is her first book. It was published with the financial support of the ministry of culture in Georgia in 2015 and was awarded the national Georgian literature prize Saba in 2016. It consists of 13 stories that have partially been published in several Georgian literary journals beforehand.
Die Diagnose. Short stories. Financed by the Georgian ministry of culture, Tblisi 2015.