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Konrád, György 1933-

Works: 208 works in 938 publications in 13 languages and 8,392 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Biography  Allegories  Autobiographies  Epic fiction  Miscellanea  Trivia and miscellanea 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Creator, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Honoree, Other, Actor, Editor
Classifications: PH3281.K7558, 894.51133
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by György Konrád
The case worker by György Konrád( Book )

22 editions published between 1974 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The daily routine of a man in charge of children at a state welfare organization and the demands that are made upon him are depicted in the novel set in present day Hungary
The loser by György Konrád( Book )

74 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Konrád 1975-78-ban irott, s Magyarországon hivatalosan most először megjelent regényének szinhelye egy elemegyógyintézet, témája, egy paradigmatikus emberi sors vetületében, a magyar történelem utóbbi öt évtizedének eddig momályban tartott régióri
Antipolitics : an essay by György Konrád( Book )

26 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and French and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The intellectuals on the road to class power by György Konrád( Book )

21 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A feast in the garden by György Konrád( Book )

52 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sterk autobiografisch relaas over het lot van joodse families aan het einde van de Tweede Wereldoorlog in het dan door de Russen bezette Hongarije
The city builder by György Konrád( Book )

13 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stonedial by György Konrád( Book )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year 1993. Janos Dragomn, a wandering scholar, a world-famous and world-weary Hungarian writer, returns to his native town to visit three old friends. They are Aba Kuno, the almost saintly, highly respected rector of the university; Antal Tombor, the charismatic popular showman-mayor; and Kobra, a stable family man who is also a ubiquitous media pundit dispensing "common sense." The three have wives, all eager to be seduced by Dragomn, whose reputation precedes him. Through a series of flashbacks, covering his intellectually and sexually precocious schooldays, his memories of the life of Jews in 1944, and the 1956 Revolution (brilliantly rendered), we learn that Dragomn inadvertently caused the massacre of six young colleagues. Through the turbulent history of a Central European country, Konrd explores familiar themes and delivers a universal, appropriately ambiguous, message. 6 X 9
The melancholy of rebirth : essays from post-communist Central Europe, 1989-1994 by György Konrád( Book )

24 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the first of these essays to the last, we see how the initial euphoria at the end of Communist rule is tempered by the difficulties of reform
The invisible voice : meditations on Jewish themes by György Konrád( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Written over the last two decades, the essays in this collection speak to what it means to be Jewish - historically, theologically, ideologically, philosophically - within the context of the Holocaust and the disintegration of Communism. George Konrad is Hungarian and Jewish. He is European and Jewish. A Diaspora Jew, he espouses Zionism, he tells us, as one who might, if he chooses, move to Jerusalem, just as he might, if he chooses, move to Paris." "Konrad covers much ground in The Invisible Voice, from German collective guilt to assimilation, from the Diaspora Jew to Israel and Palestine. He looks at European integration and how the Jews fit into it. Should they work toward assimilation or separation in order to survive? These are thoughtful and provocative essays from one of Europe's preeminent essayists and novelists."--Jacket
Le visiteur : roman by György Konrád( Book )

62 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman fra Ungarn om en socialrådgiver, der er ude af stand til at engagere sig i sine klienters problemer og hjælpe dem. Romanen anses for at være en milepæl imorderne ungarsk litteratur
Geluk by György Konrád( Book )

33 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiografisch relaas over de vlucht van een joodse jongen in Hongarije voor de Duitse bezetters
Revolution in Hungary : the 1956 Budapest uprising by Erich Lessing( Book )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On October 23, 1956, what began as a mass rally in Budapest quickly evolved into the Hungarian Revolution. Within days, millions of Hungarians were supporting the revolt. It lasted until November 4th, when it was crushed by the Hungarian police and Soviet tanks and artillery. Thousands of Hungarian rebels and Soviet soldiers were killed and injured, and nearly a quarter of a million people fled the country." "Erich Lessing was the first photographer to arrive in Hungary, and he documented the short-lived uprising and its aftermath in a series of photographs, reproduced here in stunning duotone. These world-famous images bring to life once more the hope and euphoria of the first days of the revolt, so soon to be followed by its brutal suppression."--Jacket
Die Intelligenz auf dem Weg zur Klassenmacht by György Konrád( Book )

12 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in German and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A városalapító : [regény] by György Konrád( Book )

42 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een architect krijgt de opdracht een Middeneuropese stad te herbouwen
Slingerbeweging by György Konrád( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoires van de Hongaarse schrijver (1923- )
La marche au pouvoir des intellectuels : le cas des pays de l'est by György Konrád( Book )

11 editions published in 1979 in French and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Nachlaß : Roman by György Konrád( Book )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als een kunstenaar na de val van het communisme burgemeester wordt van een Hongaarse stad, raakt hij tegen zijn zin verwikkeld in allerlei machtsstructuren
Sonnenfinsternis auf dem Berg : autobiographischer Roman by György Konrád( Book )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiografisch relaas van de Hongaarse schrijver van zijn leven sinds 1944. Vervolg op 'Geluk'
Antipolitik : mitteleuropäische Meditationen by György Konrád( Book )

14 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Östlich von Eden : von der DDR nach Deutschland 1974-1999( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in German and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The loser
A feast in the gardenThe city builderStonedialThe melancholy of rebirth : essays from post-communist Central Europe, 1989-1994The invisible voice : meditations on Jewish themesRevolution in Hungary : the 1956 Budapest uprising
Alternative Names
György Konrád

György Konrád Hongaars auteur

György Konrád Hungarian novelist

György Konrád maďarský spisovatel

György Konrád novel·lista hongarès

György Konrád novelista húngaro

György Konrád romancier hongrois

György Konrád romancier maghiar

György Konrád scrittore e giornalista ungherese

György Konrád Ungari romaanikirjanik

György Konrád ungarischer Schriftsteller

Konrád 1933- György

Konrad, Đerđ.

Konrad, Đerđ 1933-

Konrád, George.

Konrád, George 1933-

Konrád, György

Konrád, György 1933-

Дьёрдь Конрад венгерский писатель

Конрад, Дьёрдь

Конрад, Дьёрдь, 1933-

קאנראד, גיורגי, 1933-

קונרד, גאורגי

콘라드, 죄르지 1933-

コンラッド, G.

コンラード, ジェルジュ


Hungarian (173)

English (128)

German (126)

French (34)

Spanish (19)

Dutch (15)

Swedish (9)

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Italian (5)

Japanese (3)

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Croatian (1)

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