Memory Project five-part online video installation

This five-part online video installation ran from October 23 – November 4, 2016 on

Each video answered a question asked of all those interviewed for the Memory Project.  The videos are in English and Hungarian, with Hungarian subtitles.

The questions were the following:

Video 1: What is your most memorable moment of the Revolution?

Video 2: Why did you decide to leave Hungary in 1956?

Video 3: What did you feel when you were crossing the border?

Video 4: What was your first memory of the United States?


Video 5: What does the 1956 revolution mean to you personally?


Réka Pigniczky


Réka Pigniczky and Bojana Papp


László Hargittai, HSE


Réka Pigniczky and Andrea Lauer Rice

Run date

October 23 - November 30, 2016