Title/Position: Associate Professor in the Nationalism Studies Program
Number of years at CEU: 14
Home city/town & country: Poughkeepsie, New York
What’s your favorite Hungarian food?
Whose works of art or design have had the greatest impression on you?
Mies van der Rohe
What’s your favorite language, whether you speak it or not?
What's your hidden skill or talent?
I make the best brisket this side of Texas.
What’s your favorite quote or idiom?
"You don't need a weatherman to know which way the wind blows."
What do you like to do best on Sundays?
Sit in a cafe or stew in the baths
Which is your favorite building, park, museum, or public spot in Budapest?
Muteremház (Kelenhegyi ut)
What’s your guilty pleasure?
Sea-salt dark chocolate
What is your favorite or most visited website or blog?
Name one adventure you’d like to have:
Zero gravity, "floating in a most peculiar way"