István Vörös is a poet and novelist, as well as essayist and literary historian. The head of Western Slavic Studies at Pázmány Péter Catholic University, he is also a highly prolific translator from Czech into Hungarian, and a recognized expert on modern Czech literature. He has been teaching creative writing at Pázmány Péter since 2004. Vörös has been awarded the prestiguous Attila József Prize, among others.
Works by István Vörös forthcoming in the translation of Ottilie Mulzet:
Thomas Mann's Overcoat, Seagull Books