Charity Manuscript Auction Raises 2.4 Million HUF

January 22, 2013

CEU’s Open Society Archieves raised 2.4 million HUF for the Heated Street program run by Oltalom Karitativ Egyesulet at an auction of manuscripts donated by 60 well-known contemporary Hungarian poets, writers, and composers. The auction, held on the first day of winter, Dec. 21, and attended by about 100 people, was hosted by Galeria Centralis and organized in cooperation Sziget Kulturalis Szervezo Iroda, Magveto Konyvkiado and Summa Artium.