DR. ZSUZSANNA OZSVATH

Zsuzsanna Ozsváth is the Leah and Paul Lewis Chair in Holocaust Studies and Professor of Literature and the History of Ideas at the University of Texas at Dallas. Her work focuses on Holocaust literature and poetry translation. She has published several books, including translations with Fred Turner, and has been the recipient of two major literary awards: she was presented with the Milán Füst Prize in 1995 with Fred Turner, the highest literary prize of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, for their renderings of Miklós Radnóti’s poetry, and in 1999, the volume of Attila József’s selected poems translated by Profs. Ozsvath and Turner won one of the publishing prizes of the Hungarian Ministry of Culture and Education at the Frankfurt Book Fair.