on September 22, 2020 at the Petőfi Literary Museum / Petőfi Irodalmi Múzeum, Budapest, Hungary

Sponsored by the Danube Institute and Helena History Press

A panel of historians was brought together to discuss Géza Jeszenszky’s book Lost Prestige: Hungary’s changing image in Britain, 1894 – 1918   

Newly translated in English, and new editions published in Hungarian by Fekete Sas Publishing


  • Moderator: John O’Sullivan, President of the Danube Institute
  • Géza Jeszenszky Historian, Former Hungarian Foreign Minister, Ambassador to the United States, Norway, and Iceland
  • Tibor Frank Professor of History, Department of American Studies Eötvös Loránd University
  • Ágnes Beretzky Associate Professor of History Károli Gáspár University