The latest release is Subversive Stages (Theater in pre- and post-communist Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria).

The Last Superpower Summits was presented on April 11 at the Institute for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies of The George Washington University.

House of a Thousand Floors  is a 2016 INDIES Finalist in the Science Fiction category.   

The Stranger, the Tears, the Photograph, the Touch (Divine presence in Spain and Europe since 1500): a selection of pictures from this forthcoming book is on display in the Hungarian House of Photography – Mai Manó House until May 24.

How They Lived, volume 2 by András Koerner: book launch took place at the Center for Jewish History, New York on March 14, 2017, moderated by Frank Mecklenburg, Director of Research and Chief Archivist at Leo Baeck Institute.

Book launch and panel discussion of Twenty-five Sides of a Post-Communist Mafia State with Bálint Magyar, Júlia Vásárhelyi, András Bozóki, and Balázs Trencsényi was held on March 10, 2017 at the Budapest campus of the Central European University.

2017 Spring/Summer 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.

On Holocaust Memorial Day CEU Press offered a selection of texts and photos from recent publications of the press.

Top five CEU Press titles by number of copies sold in 2016:
With Their Backs to the Mountains
How They Lived
Post-Communist Mafia State
Arguing it Out
Hybrid Renaissance

Top five by sales revenue in 2016:
With Their Backs to the Mountains
How They Lived
Art Beyond Borders
Nationalizing Empires
Holocaust in Hungary

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Jewish Studies

How The Lived 2 - The Everyday Lives of Hungarian Jews 1867-1940: Family, Religious and Social Life, Learning, Military Life, Vacationing, Sports, Charity
András Koerner

Jewish Life in Austria and Germany since 1945 - Identity and Communal Reconstruction
Susanne Cohen-Weisz

How They Lived 1 - The Everyday Lives of Hungarin Jews 1867-1940
András Koerner

Agents of Liberation - Holocaust Memory in Contemporary Art and Dcomentary Film
Zoltán Kékesi

Enemies for a Day - Antisemitism and Anti-Jewish Violence in Lithuania under the Tsars
Darius Staliūnas

Jewish Life in Belarus - The Final Decade of the Stalin Regine, 1944-1953
Leonid Smilovitsky

Demographic Avant-garde- Jews in Bohemia between the Enlightenment and the Shoah
Jana Vobecká

Pragmatic Alliance, A - Jewish-Lithuanian Political Cooperation at the Beginning of the 20th Century
Vladas Sirutavičius, Darius Staliūnas, eds.

Jews at the Crossroads
Howard N. Lupovitch

Trading in Lives?
Szabolcs Szita

The Long Journey of Gracia Mendes
Marianna D. Birnbaum

New Jewish Identities
Zvi Gitelman, Barry Kosmin, András Kovács

Self-financing Genocide
Gábor Kádár and Zoltán Vági

The Jews of Europe in the Modern Era
Victor Karady

A History of East European Jews
Heiko Haumann

Jewish Budapest; Monuments, Rites, History
Edited by Geza Komoroczy

The Indescribable and the Undiscussable
Dan Bar-On

Jewish Claims against East Germany
Angelika Timm

The Smell of Humans
Ernô Szép


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