Ferenc Laczó, Ph.D.


Publications


Monographs

Felvilágosult vallás és modern katasztrófa közt. Magyar zsidó gondolkodás a Horthy-korban [Between Enlightened Religion and Modern Catastrophe. Hungarian Jewish Thought in the Horthy Era], Budapest 2014.

Articles (selection)

From Liberal Minimum to the Complete Catalog of Human Rights. On Central Concepts of Hungarian Postdissident Liberals, in: Contributions to the History of Concepts, 2013/2, S. 106-118.

I could hardly wait to get out of this camp even though I knew it would only get worse until liberation came. On Hungarian Jewish Accounts of the Buchenwald Concentration Camp 1945-46, in: Hungarian Historical Review, 2013/3, S. 605-638.

(with Máté Zombory) Between Transnational Embeddedness and Relative Isolation. The Moderate Rise of Memory Studies in Hungary, in: Acta Poloniae Historica, 106 (2012), S. 99-125.

Between Authoritarian Self-Legitimation and Democratic Opposition. The Variety of Hungarian Reactions to the Rise of Solidarność and the Polish Crisis of 1980-81, in: Remembrance and Solidarity Review, 2012/1, S. 85-104.

Dual Identities: The Israelite Hungarian Literary Society, 1929-1943, in: Jewish Studies at the CEU. Yearbook VII (2009-11), S. 127-145.
Reviews (selection)

Krisztián Ungváry, A Horthy-rendszer mérlege. Diszkrimináció, szociálpolitika és antiszemitizmus Magyarországon (Pécs: Jelenkor, 2012), in: H-Soz-u-Kult, 02.07.2013. hsozkult.geschichte.hu-berlin.de/rezensionen/2013-3-007.pdf

Laura Jockusch, Collect and Record! Jewish Historical Documentation in Early Postwar Europe (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012), in: Holocaust Studies. A Journal of Culture and History, 2013/1, S. 135-8.

András Kovács, The Stranger at Hand: Antisemitic Prejudices in Post-Communist Hungary (Leiden: Brill, 2011), in: H-Antisemitism, March 2013. https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=37749

Michael Meng, Shattered Spaces. Encountering Jewish Ruins in Postwar Germany and Poland (Harvard: Harvard University Press, 2011), in: Zeitschrift für Ostmitteleuropa-Forschung, 2012/4, 630-2. (Republished online in Sehepunkte)

Kánonok és ontológiák, in: Buksz, 2011. ősz, S. 226-234. Review of Balázs Trencsényi, A nép lelke. Nemzetkarakterológiai viták Kelet-Európában (Budapest: Argumentum, 2011). (Auf Ungarisch)

The current list of publications can be found under: https://www.academia.edu/2948802/List_of_Publications