His research into the textual world of being is founded on a theoretical generalisation of his life in two totalitarian societies under the Nazi and Soviet regimes. Just as his book characters escape from their theme with the help of the reader, we can escape ideological imperatives with the help of our imagination. E. Maaß

Giwi Margwelaschwili is a dyed-in-the-wool Berliner and a once-in-a-century author.
Berliner Zeitung