Galleria at Erieview
1301 East 9th Street, Cleveland, OH 44114
The author will speak about her research and the resulting book set in the early 1950s in Hungary, a turbulent repressive time in Hungarian history. After a lost war and a brutal transition to communism, the people lived under constant threat of blacklisting, property confiscation, arrest, imprisonment, and worse. In this milieu of dread, music offered hope and redemption.