When renowned film director Péter Gárdos wrote the story, he intended it as a film script, but eventually he made it into a novel. “Fever at Dawn,” the love story of two Holocaust survivors―the author’s parents―has ever since sold in more than 20 territories.
Anna was a carefree teenager in 1944. Then World War II broke out. She is now 85 years old, and narrates her life, broken forever by her war experiences. Judit Kováts's "Denied" shows history as we have never seen it in books and sources.
The doctors panicked
/ during the operation. But I had already flown
/ away to tranquility. I watched my body
/ from without, I left the room. Everything was fine,
/ I had arrived before a certain presence. In the sufferings of all my mothers,
/ there is my own share. I could have stayed, but you still
/ have things to do, this was said to me.
The decade-old Street Music Festival features a distinctive, essential link between festival and location, performance and audience: busking. Here music is a street art, and if you aren't a musician playing or carrying an instrument, you'll probably start wishing you'd brought one along.