Stephen I. Pogany Bio

Stephen Pogany is Professor Emeritus, University of Warwick, United Kingdom and was part of the Visiting Faculty at the Central European University, Budapest from 2013 to 2018. Stephen Pogany has written extensively about the Roma of the CEE region, constitutional transition in post-Communist societies, minority rights, anti-Semitism and issues concerning historical memory. He is a regular contributor to various journals including Social Europe, the Globe Post and the Conversation. His articles for Social Europe can be found at: https://www.socialeurope.eu/author/istvan-pogany. Stephen Pogany’s books include: The Roma Cafe: Human Rights and the Plight of the Romani People (Pluto, 2004) and Righting Wrongs in Eastern Europe (Manchester University Press, 1997).

Stephen Pogany is currently completing a book about his mother’s family, Living in Modern Times: A Family Memoir. He is also working on a book about Transylvania with the provisional title: Sighet: An Alternative History of Modern Europe.