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The Loser

George Konrad, György Konrád - Fiction - 1982 - 315 pages
A middle-aged Hungarian intellectual, now confined to an insane asylum, thinks back on his disastrous social relationships, his role in the 1956 revolution, and the nature of ...
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The City Builder

György Konrád - Fiction - 2007 - 184 pages
An architect in an unnamed city considers his life, his work, and the many-layered history of the city he and his familyarchitects allhave contributed to building. In the days ...
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Stonedial

György Konrád - Fiction - 2000 - 290 pages
The return of a world-weary novelist to his home town in Hungary precipitates trouble when he visits three old friends whose wives are all eager to seduce him.
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The Invisible Voice: Meditations on Jewish Themes

György Konrád - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 241 pages
An eminent Hungarian novelist shares his personal perspective on what it means to be Jewish, in a collection of essays that explores Judaism from a historical, theological ...
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Antipolitics

György Konrád - History - 1984 - 243 pages
Discusses the origins of the conflict between the United States and the Soviet Union and describes methods for individuals to work for peace and freedom
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The loser

György Konrád - Fiction - 1983 - 315 pages
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A Feast in the Garden

György Konrád - Fiction - 1992 - 394 pages
When the Jews of his hometown are sent to concentration camps, young David Kobra escapes to Budapest, hiding out from the Nazis and later, growing up under Soviet oppression
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The Melancholy of Rebirth: Essays from Post-communist Central Europe, 1989-1994

György Konrád - History - 1995 - 196 pages
Essays discuss both the exhilarating and frightening aspects of trying to build a new nation after the collapse of the communist dictatorship
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The intellectuals on the road to class power

György Konrád, Iván Szelényi - Political Science - 1979 - 252 pages
Argues that the rising intelligentsia will eventually ally themselves with the oppressed working class
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