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ARANY (GOLDEN) Autumn in fine arts and literature

World War I on maps

János Arany exhibition

Publications

Microfilm Reading Room will be renewed
Hírek

As part of our IT development project, the furniture of NSZL’s Microfilm Reading Room will be renewed between November 4 and 11, 2017. During these days, a limited possibility to read microfilms will be provided in the General Reading Room of the Library.

Hungarian Electronic Library 17,000!
Hírek

Recently the 17,000th volume, Virágfakadás (La vie en fleur; The Bloom of Life) by Anatole France was added to the Hungarian Electronic Library that has been collecting and providing for free a great variety of works for over twenty years.

“…let it be faithful to idea and form, yet free…”
Kiállítások

Exhibition about the first Hungarian edition of Complete Works by Shakespeare on the occasion of the János Arany Memorial Year. The first volume (A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Othello) was published in 1864, while the last one (Sonnets) was published in 1878. Our exhibition presents publication history including János Arany’s contribution, role and translations of Shakespeare plays.

ARANY (GOLDEN) Autumn in fine arts and literature
Rendezvények

On October 27, 2017 we are waiting for you with two new programs related to the János Arany Year. At 6 p.m. Mátyás Stróbl’s projected presentation entitled Arany’s sculptor, Alajos Stróbl will begin, and an hour later “… Father of all of us” – Professor János Arany, a literary eve of performing artist Annamária Sudár will start.

World War I on maps. A selection from the collection
Kiállítások

This part of our exhibition series focusing on World War I presents not only period maps but also other special documents. For example, visitors can have a look at Turkish and Russian posters, manuscript maps from the occupied Serbia or on Romanian invasion. Toys and paper models distributed during World War I are also presented. 

Orientalists in NSZL – Season 2, Autumn 2017
Rendezvények

Season 2 of cultural historical series entitled Orientalists in NSZL will begin in September 2017. Edited by László Tüske, Director-General of NSZL, Arabist, professor of Pázmány Péter Catholic University, the lecture series presenting various fields and results of Hungarian research into the East was launched last year.

“The head of nature turning into autumn” – ARANY (GOLDEN) Autumn – programs of the Arany Year
Oldal

In the autumn of 2017, we will wait for you with programs related to the János Arany Year, including roundtable discussions, exclusive guided tours and presentations.

Over 350 year-old sermon was found
Hírek

Mikes Kelemen Program has found it, Reformation Project of the National Archives of Hungary restored it, and the Hungaricana Project made it available.