Czigány, Lóránt (György)

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CZIGÁNY, Lóránt (György)

CZIGÁNY, Lóránt (György). Hungarian, b. 1935. Genres: Literary criticism and history. Career: British Museum, London, England, special assistant, 1962-69; Szepsi Csombor Literary Circle, London, general editor, 1967-92; University of California, Berkeley, lecturer in Hungarian Studies, 1969-73; member of board of Hungarian studies at University of London, 1977-88. Writer for Radio Free Europe and British Broadcasting Corp. Publications: The Béla Iványi-Grünwald Collection of Hungarica, 1967; A magyar irodalom fogadtatása a viktoriánus Angliában (title means: The Reception of Hungarian Literature in Victorian England), 1976; The Oxford History of Hungarian Literature: From the Earliest Times to the Present, 1984; Nézz vissza haraggal: Államosított irodalom Magyarországon 1946-88; (title means: Look Back in Anger: Literature under State-Control, 1946-88), 1990; Gyökértelen, mint a zászló nyele (title means: Rootless like a Flagpole), 1994. Address: 15 Temple Fortune Lane, London NW11 7UB, England.