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János Kenyeres

Visiting Professor in Hungarian Studies


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János Kenyeres graduated from Eötvös Loránd University in English and Hungarian literature in 1991 and earned his doctoral degree in literary studies from the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in 2000. He is currently Visiting Professor of Hungarian at the University of Toronto, a position he filled from 2005 to 2008 as well as in March-April 2015. As visiting professor, his work is concentrated on Hungarian literature, cinema and culture. He has also given lectures as visiting professor at the University of Barcelona and the Sapienza University of Rome. At his home institution, Eötvös Loránd University, he is Director of the School of English and American Studies, where he teaches English and Canadian literature, Canadian cinema, and literary theory. He has several publications in these fields, including the book Revolving around the Bible: A Study of Northrop Frye (2003). He became a habilitated doctor in literary studies in 2014 and is member of the Modern English and American Literature Doctoral Program at Eötvös Loránd University. He was president (2009-2015) and vice-president (2015-2018) of the Central European Association for Canadian Studies and has been co-editor of The AnaChronisT since 2002.


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