Matthias Riedl

Name: Matthias Riedl
Title/Position: Associate Professor, Head of the Department of History
Number of years at CEU: 8
Home city/town & country: Weiden, Bavaria, Germany

What's your favorite Hungarian food?
Szekelykaposzta

Whose works of art or design have had the greatest impression on you?
Miles Davis, Slayer, Hieronymus Bosch

What's your favorite language, whether you speak it or not?
Bavarian

What's your hidden skill or talent?
Bass guitar

What's your favorite quote or idiom?
"Tobacco is my favorite vegetable." (Frank Zappa)

What do you like to do best on Sundays?
Family

Which is your favorite building, park, museum, or public spot in Budapest?
A38

What's your guilty pleasure?
None

What is your favorite or most visited website or blog?
krautreporter.de

Name one adventure you'd like to have:
Get lost in Central Asia