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Focus: Papers in English Literary and Cultural Studies


Focus: Papers in English Literary and Cultural Studies (HU ISSN 1585-5228) is a peer-reviewed biennial journal launched by the Department of English Literatures and Cultures in 1998. During these two decades the contributors have been scholars from various universities in Hungary, Great Britain, Ireland, the USA, Austria, etc. The 2002 issue, focusing on Joyce, was reviewed in Irish University Review, the 2004 and 2006 issues in the Hungarian Journal of English and American Studies, the 2008 issue in EPONA, the 2012 issue in Irish Theatre International.  

The 2018 issue celebrates the 20th anniversary of the inception of Focus by collecting papers on a broad diversity of subjects.

 Editor-in-chief: Dr. Mária Kurdi professor emerita (






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