Writer, editor, and journalist Ágnes Gurubi (1977, Hungary) completed her studies in Hungarian at the Faculty of Teacher Training at ELTE in 1999, and in 2005, she graduated from the University of Theatre and Film Arts, Faculty of Drama Pedagogy. Her first novel, Szív utca (“Szív Street”), was published in August 2020. The novel is a generational story of women’s fates about mothers and daughters from Budapest to America and Argentina from the Second World War to the present day.

Photograph © Szonja Toepler


Another God by Ágnes Gurubi

6. You wake up at dawn. The worst time of day, when you miss him the most. Alack, but one hour mine. You are eager to see him again, to hear him speak to you again. To tell tales of his childhood, of your father and his mother. She was a beautiful woman, indeed, you […]