When Cards Run Bad February 5, 2010Posted by thymeworks in From The Translator's Desk, What's New.
An interview with Veronika Lukacs, translator of Iván Bächer’s short stories for Budapest Tales: Confirmation and Class Struggle.
Q: Can you tell us a bit about Iván Bächer and what attracted you to his writing?
A: He’s a journalist and prose-writer who carries on the century-old tradition of feuilleton writing. He describes with wit the ordinary quotidian Hungarian life, reviews books, or comments on political events – always with a bite in the tail. (more…)