Hungary

Information material for the general public: 

Autobiography:

Lacková, E. (2001). Szerencsés csillagzat alatt születtem--: egy cigányasszony élete Szlovákiában. Budapest: Pont. [Original in Czech and Romani]

Novels:

Lakaros, M. (1975). Füstös képek. Budapest: Magvető Kiadó. [There are translations into different languages]

Mehr, M. (2002). Kőkorszak. Budapest: L'Harmattan, Könyvesbolt. [Original in German]

Poetry:

Mehr, M. (2008). Üzenetek a számkivetésből: versek. Budapest: L'Harmattan.[Original in German and Romani]

Anthology:

Gyurkó, A. et al. (eds.)(1999). Das Buch der Ränder: Roma-Lyrik aus Ungarn. Klagenfurt: Wieser. [Text in Romani and German][To read some of the poems, click here]

Music:

Khanci Dos (1998). Bi Granica - No Limits, CD. [It includes the song "Aucshwitz"]

About Ferenc Snétberger:

Ferenc Snétberger, born in Hungary, gave the concert "In Memory for my People" on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the end of the Holocaust (1995). The performances took place in different countries, such as Hungary, Italy, Germany and the USA - in the UN headquarters in New York, in the International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2007-.

Some pieces of music (among them, "Alkony" and "Hajnal") were published in the CD: For my people. To get more information about this CD, click here.

Ferenc Snétberger also composed the music for the play Z 2001. Tinte unter meiner Haut (2001), played by Roma Theatre Pralipe.

To know more about his life and works, click here.

Testimonies:

Bernáth, G. (ed.) (2000). Roma Holocaust. Kodola seron, kon perdal zhuvinde / Túlélök emlékeznek / Recollections of survivors. Budapest: Roma Sajtóközpont Könyvek. [Text in Hungarian, Romani and English]