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Results of the literary translation competition for beginner translators

The results of the literary translation competition organized for beginner translators by the Hungarian-Finnish Society and ELTE University’s Department of Finno-Ugric Studies, supported by FinnAgora are the following:

Category prose:

1st place: Botka Gabriella, Sabján Ildikó (shared prize)

2nd place: Majoros Etelka

3rd place: Freisingerné Bodnár Judit

Category poetry:

1st place: Buzás Borbála and Várkonyi Flóra (joint application)

2nd place: Nagy Ulla

3rd place: Neer Beatrix

We would like to congratulate all our winners and thank everyone for participating in the competition.

The award ceremony will take place on Sunday, 22 October 2017 at 14:30 PM in the Margó Literary Festival (Tesla Klub, 1075 Budapest, Kazinczy u. 21/c). Everyone is invited.


Meet Finnish authors Rosa Liksom and Pajtim Statovci visiting the Margó Literary Festival:

22 October 2017, 15:00 PM – Rosa Liksom



22 October 2017, 16:00 PM – Pajtim Statovci’s book presentation (My Cat Yugoslavia)