About this book
Translated from the Hungarian by George Szirtes, this is set in the darkening embers of a Communist utopia, as life in a desolate Hungarian town has come to a standstill. Then the Devil arrives... The first ever English translation. 'An inexorable, visionary book' Susan Sontag
Satantango is the masterpiece of post-war Hungarian literature, now available for the first time in English.