Tag: literature

Who has translated the very first Hungarian Bible?

Did you know that two #Hungarian priests have started to #translate the first Hungarian #Bible before #GáspárKároli ?

Leading Hungarian poets to take part in StAnza, Scotland’s International Poetry Festival

Leading poets from Hungary will be among the big names from the literary world taking part in StAnza, Scotland’s International Poetry Festival in March. Mónika Ferencz, Balázs Szőllőssy and Krisztina Tóth will perform at the annual festival in the Scottish town of St Andrews in Fife. StAnza: Scotland’s International Poetry Festival is held every March in St Andrews and runs one-off events throughout the year. The festival has as its hub, the Byre Theatre, and many of its events which are expected to exceed 100 next year are held in other venues around St Andrews, including the Town Hall and ... Read more

Fantastic! Hungarians who speak at least 10 languages!

And how many of these #languages do you speak? :)

Centenary of poet Ady’s death marked

"#Ady has pointed to the failings of the Hungarian nation and state and saw the future in a #European #Hungary"

Death centenary of Hungarian poet Endre Ady commemorated

We #commemorate one of the most famous #Hungarian #poets #Ady #literature

Literary evening, pipe competition to mark Burns anniversary in Budapest

On 25 January Budapest celebrates the birthday of Robert Burns, the world-famous #Scottish poet #Burnsfestivalbudapest #burnsfestival #burnsnightsupper #burnsnight #burnsnight2019 #BurnsDay #UKandHungary

Millions of Chinese know the works of this Hungarian poet by heart – video

Famous #Hungarian poet #SándorPetőfi was very #popular in #China in the #20thcentury, but one of his poems is still well-known among millions of #Chinese. Can you guess which one? #Hungary #literature #history

Christmas gift ideas: 5+1 Hungarian books in English for bookworms

These translations of classic #Hungarian #books are surely perfect #gifts for bookworms! ;)

Hungarian poets celebrate Coca-Cola Hungary’s 50th anniversary

Hungary has been tasting the feeling since 1968 #CocaCola #drink #anniversary #poets #poem

Park named after Adam Mickiewicz inaugurated in Budapest

A park named after 19th century Polish poet #Adam #Mickiewicz #hungary #poland #literature #budapest

Welcome to Hungarian slam poetry!

#Hungary will host the #European #Poetry #Slam #Championship between 26 November and 1 December

Norway’s Karl Ove Knausgaard guest of honour at 2019 Budapest international book festival

#Knausgaard is best known for his six-volume Min Kamp (My Struggle) #series of #autobiographical #novels

Chinese poet awarded Janus Pannonius Prize

Congratulations #Yang #Lang #hungary #hungarian #literature #art #pécs

Hamlet in focus at Shakespeare Festival in the Hungarian city of Gyula

The week-long #festival starts today! #Hungary #Gyula #Shakespeare

Poet Kányádi laid to rest in Szeklerland

Poet, writer and translator #Sándor #Kányádi was buried in his home village #szeklerland #transylvania #romania #hungary #hungarian

Poet Sándor Kányádi dies aged 89

Rest in peace! Poet, author, and translator Sándor #Kányádi died at age 89 #hungary #hungarian #literature #szeklerland #székelyföld

Legendary stories about the world-famous New York Café

Have you been to the stunning New York Café? :) #Hungary #Budapest #café #history

Book review – A Carpathian Folk Song: Freedom, Love, Gold

Have you heard about this #book? It's worth #reading ;) #Hungary #Hungarian #story #culture

World Poetry Day in Hungary – free coffee in exchange for a poem

Let's celebrate #World Poetry Day together! Comment below a line from your #favourite #poem :) #hungary #hungarian #coffee ##paywithapoem

An interesting Hungarian book from Richmond, Virginia- THE AMULET: Journey to Sirok

An interesting Hungarian book from Richmond, Virginia (USA) #usa #hungary #virginia #richmond #hungarian #book