Latest releases:

From Central Planning to the Market by Libor Žídek


Tyrants Writing Poetry, edited by Konstantin Kaminskij and Albrecht Koschorke

Coming soon:

Coca-Cola Socialism by Radina Vučetić

Pagans and Christians in the Late Roman Empire was presented at Pécs University on November 20, and at CEU on November 30. At this latter occasion also the Latin-English hagiography of St Margaret of Hungary was launched.

CEU Press was at the 2017 ASEEES Convention in Chicago.

CEU Press exhibited at the Fifth European Congress on World and Global History hosted by both CEU and Corvinus University in Budapest.

House of a Thousand Floors  is a 2016

2017 Fall/Winter Catalog is available for download.

Roma-Gypsy Presence in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, 15th-18th Centuries by Lech Mróz received honorable mention for the Kulczycki Book Prize in Polish Studies.


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CEU Press Classics

Publishing CEU Press Classics started with the series of Central European Classics. Timothy Garton Ash, founding general editor of the series, began to note down titles recommended to him by local writers in dim cafés in Prague and Budapest in the early 1990s. His aim, to take these works of nineteenth- and early twentieth century classic fiction 'out of the ghetto,' onto the shelves of Western booksellers, and into the consciousness of Western readers has been successfully achieved.

The success of the seven books between 1993-2001 prompted the Central European University Press to bring out further classics from eastern and central Europe from 2007 onwards in the CEU Press Classics series.

Old series

The Adventures of Sindbad
Gyula Krúdy

Be Faithful unto Death
Zsigmond Móricz

The Birch Grove and Other Stories
Jaroslaw Iwaszkiewicz

The Doll
Boleslaw Prus

Prague Tales
Jan Neruda

Dezsõ Kosztolányi

The Sorrowful Eyes of Hannah Karajich
Ivan Olbracht




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