Innocence and Dictatorship: A talk by Hungarian writer Peter Zilahy
- 4:00 pm on Monday, January 27, 2014
- 5:30 pm on Monday, January 27, 2014
- Department of International Relations, 154 Bay State Road, 1st floor
Join us for a presentation by Hungarian author Peter Zilahy. Zilahy is a many-sided author, whose prose and poetry are widely translated and who often performs on stage, combining photography and new media in his work. His collection of poems, Statue Under a White Sheet Ready to Jump, was published in 1993 and has won the Moricz Zsigmond Prize. His dictionary novel, The Last Window Giraffe, was published in 1998 and has been since translated into 22 languages. Zilahy writes regularly for the The New York Times, The Guardian and the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung. Free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.