Egry, Gábor

Institute of Political History, Budapest

Gábor Egry is a historian, holding a PhD from ELTE, Budapest, currently research fellow at the Institute of Political History, Budapest, Bolyai János Fellow of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences and editor in chief of Múltunk (Our Past), a quaterly journal of political history, author of three books, most recently Otthonosság és idegenség. Identitáspolitka és nemzetfelfogások Magyarországon a rendszerváltás után [Domesticity and Strangness. Politics of Identity and Concpets of Nation in Hungary after the Change of Regime] Napvilág, Budapest, 2010 and numerous articles in specialist journals, volumes and media outlets on topics of history and politics of identity. He was visiting lecturer at the University of Miskolc and at Stradins University, Riga, „Europa” Fellow of the New Europe College, Bucharest. His primary research topic is history of minorities and nationalism in East-Central Europe from the 19th century, with a focus on interwar Transylvania and its regionalist political currents.