Noémi Szécsi at Birmingham Book Festival, 12 October

We’re very pleased to announce a special appearance of Noémi Szécsi, author of The Finno-Ugrian Vampire, at the European Literature Night event at Birmingham Book Festival, chaired by BBC journalist Rosie Goldsmith.



Friday, 12 October 

Noémi Szécsi at European Literature Night with Rosie Goldsmith

Birmingham Book Festival, 7.30pm

Ikon Gallery, 1 Oozells Square, Birmingham B1 2HS

Noémi Szécsi is at the heart of the new generation of Hungarian authors. Her second novel, Kommunista Monte Cristo (‘The Communist Monte Cristo’, 2006) won the European Union Prize for Literature in 2009.The Finno-Ugrian Vampire, her first novel to be translated into English, was selected for European Literature Night 2012.

Peter Sherwood on translating The Finno-Ugrian Vampire.

To find out more about the translator – Peter Sherwood please follow this link.


Produced in association with Speaking Volumes Live Literature Productions in association with the European Commission and EUNIC London.