Born in Hungary in 1977, Benedek Totth studied American literature and now works as an editor and translator in Budapest. His translations into Hungarian include works by Stephen King, Cormac McCarthy, Hunter S. Thompson and William S. Burroughs. Dead Heat, his first novel, caused a sensation in Hungary, where it won the Margó Prize for best first novel of the year. It has been published in translation in France and Slovakia. Supported by the Consulate General of Hungary in Toronto.
Events Benedek Totth was involved in
Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Authors from the European Union offer audiences a rare chance to hear acclaimed works recited live in the languages in which they were originally written.
Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 6:00 PM
Authors Mona Awad, Rein Raud and Benedek Totth will be discussing their latest works with moderator Grace O'Connell.