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Author: Kánya, Emília

Spouse/other names:1. Feldinger, 2. Mór Szegfi
Year of birth:1830
Year of death:1905
About her personal situation:Emilia was born to the leading Lutheran intellectual circles of Pest, and had a thorough education comparable to boys' education. She also learnt French and English in addition to German. Her first husband, Gottfried Feldinger took her to live in Temesvar/Timisoara. She divorced in 1857 and married the journalist Mor Szegfi in 1860. She edited her periodical, Csaladi kor/Family circle between 1860-1880, then moved to Ipolysag (Upper Hungary) and later on to Fiume.

Countries:Croatia - Hungary - Austro-Hungarian Empire - Romania
Languages:Hungarian - German
Relations to other authors:

About her professional situation:Periodical editor, novelist, populariser of foreign literature. translator from german
Elements of bibliography:MENTIONED IN: - De Haan a.o., A Biographical Dictionary of Women's Movements and Feminisms. CEU press, 2006. Fabri, Anna. 'A szep tiltott taj fele': A magyar ironok tortenete a ket szazadfordulo kozott (1795-1905) /Towards the beautiful forbidden land (1795-1905). Budapest: Kortars, 1996.
Websites: Frauen in Bewegung
NEWW contribution Belgrade 2011 Z. Varga
NEWW contribution Ljubljana 2010 Z. Varga

Editors: Suzan van Dijk (create on 18 September 2010)
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Astrid Kulsdom (update on 19 September 2012)
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Works written by this author

E 1 *Emilia Kánya, the author ()
E 2 Családi Kör (‘Familienkreis’, »Wochenzeitschrift für gebildete ungarische Damen») (1860)

Authors read by this author

Xreception 1 Lewald, Fanny   -   *Fanny Lewald, the author