He was highly successful in Hungary from the 1930s, published over books of novels and essays, survived Nazi occupation and had to flee in 1948. After a short stop in Italy, he emigrated to San Diego, California where he lived in obscurity, and committed suicide in 1989. Marai was an author of over twenty books. His works inlude Embers, Eszter’s Legacy, Confessions of a Citzen, Young Rebels, Heaven and Earth and Land, Land, still to be translated.
HOUSE OF HUNGARY is open Saturdays and Sundays from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm.
Come visit, you will have the opportunity to meet your fellow Hungarians and guests from around the world.
Want to be a host or hostess to serve coffee and homemade pastries?
Please pick a Saturday or Sunday and email to firstname.lastname@example.org. The Custodian will be there at 11:30 to help you.