Tibor Fischer

Tibor Fischer

Hitch-22: A Memoir by Christopher Hitchens

British insularity is a myth: most contemporary foreign fiction just isn’t worth translating into English

‘Unfortunately, most Hungarians expect their politicians to be on the take and that’s because many of them are. I’d love to name names, but I’m not in the mood for litigation’

‘Having climbed halfway up a lamppost, a homeless guy in a pink skirt and a low-cut white blouse starts to hump it’

‘Seventies London was a great place to grow up. As the son of refugees, I say to the English: so long, and thanks for the language’