George Konrad's first novel, The Caseworker, was translate into many languages and brought him worldwide recognition. Konrad's other works include The City Builders; The Intellectuals on the Road to Class Power (written in Italian Szelenyi); The Loser; Anti-Politics; and his most recent semi-autobiographical novel, A Feast in the Garden. In 1990, Konrad was elected president of International PEN, the first Central European to hold this position. He lived in Budapest.
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of East Europe the post-Cold war era is the age of intellectual and physical