Andrea Tompa

tompa-portraitABOUT THE AUTHOR

Andrea Tompa was born in 1971 in Kolozsvár (Cluj-Napoca, Romania), where she got her degree in Hungarian and Russian studies. From the turn of the millennium, she started working as a theatre critic in Budapest, Hungary. She is the author of two novels.





tompa_coverTHE HANGMAN’S HOUSE (Novel, Kalligram, 2010, 300 pages) The story of mothers and daughters, and a young Hungarian girl trying to find their way in the labyrinthine world of deception and dictature in the Romania of the 1980’s and before. Read more

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