Editorial Team

Acting Editor-in-Chief

Zsuzsanna Varga, PhD University of Glasgow. Varga is senior lecturer in Central & East European Studies at the University of Glasglow. She is the coauthor of The Babel Guide to Hungarian Literature in English Translation and the coeditor of several books, including Popular Cinemas in East Central Europe: Film Cultures and Histories, and she has published numerous scholarly articles and book reviews.

Deputy Editor

Klara Papp, PhD is the founding director of the Center for the Advancement of Medical Learning in the School of Medicine and Professor Emerita of Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio USA. She served as Associate Dean of Student Assessment and CQI in the School of Medicine.  She served as deputy guest editor for the Journal of General Internal Medicine and is also on the editorial board for the International Journal of Medical Education. 

Associate Editors

  • János Csapó, PhD, professor, University of Pécs, Hungary
  • Zsuzsanna Cselényi, PhD, translator and editor for Acta Ethnographica Hungarica
  • Paul Hanebrink, PhD, professor of history, Rutgers University-New Brunswick, NJ
  • Sarah M Lucas, PhD, lecturer of music history, music theory, and ear training at Texas A&M University-Kingsville
  • Andrew Ludányi, PhD, professor emeritus of political science at Ohio Northern University
  • Judith Kesserű Némethy, PhD, professor emerita, New York University
  • Andrea Parapatics, PhD University of Pannonia, Veszprém
  • Balázs Varga, PhD, associate professor of film studies, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary
  • Kristóf György Veres, PhD, senior researcher at the Budapest-based Migration Research Institute, and (2022-23) Andrássy National Security Fellow at the Center for Immigration Studies, Washington, D.C.

Book Review Editors

  • Ákos István Farkas, PhD, Eötvös Loránd University

Communications Editor

  • Bonnie Horgos, PhD candidate, School of Social Work, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Copy Editors

  • John Puckett, freelance copy editor (e.g., for Central European University Press, Budapest, Hungary)
  • Andrea Thürmer, Lector, Department of English Language Pedagogy at Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary

Layout Editor

Katalin Voros, University of California, Berkeley

Founding Editor Vol 4-15 (2011-2022): Louise O. Vasvári

Louise O. Vasvári, PhD, Stony Brook University and New York University, United States

International Advisory Board

Erzsébet Barát, PhD, University of Szeged and Central European University, Hungary

Katalin Fábian, PhD, Lafayette College, Pennsylvania, USA

Lynn Hooker, PhD, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

Steven Jobbitt, PhD, Lakehead University,Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada

Katalin Kádár Lynn, PhD, Helena History Press, St. Helena, California, USA

Johanna Laakso, PhD, Universität Wien, Wien, Austria

Alexander Maxwell, PhD, Victoria University, Wellington, New Zealand

Georg Michels, PhD, University of California, Riverside, California, USA

László Munteán, PhD, Radboud University, Nijmegen

Judith Kesserű Némethy, PhD, professor emerita, New York University

Andrea Pető, PhD, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary

Catherine Portuges, PhD, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Massachusetts, USA

Peter Sherwood, PhD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA

Steven Tötösy de Zepetnek, PhD, Steven Academia Scientiarum et Artium Europaea / European Academy of Sciences and Arts