About the Author

David Mandler holds a Ph.D. in English from New York University and teaches English at Stuyvesant High School in New York City. His area of research is Victorian British culture. Some of his published scholarly articles and other works are as follows:

Ph.D. Dissertation “Arminius Vambéry, the Eastern (br)other in Victorian Politics and Culture: Hungarian (Jewish) Orientalism and the Invention of Identities” (2005)

https://library.villanova.edu/Find/Summon/Record?id=FETCH-LOGICAL-h441-3d8c353f203d5933a5d8bd7086f68560575e71147f17cf1ca0e0d2997e2516f91

“Introduction to Vambéry” in Shofar: Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies (2007)

http://muse.jhu.edu/login?auth=0&type=summary&url=/journals/shofar/v025/25.3mandler.html

Translation work. Vambéry’s views on the aristocracy as couched in the the narrative by a Tartar (2007)

http://www.case.edu/artsci/jdst/vamberychaps.pdf

Book Review (2011)

https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&q=cache:hA5a4X4Z2yAJ:ahea.net/e-journal/volume-4-2011?%26request%3Dmodules/journals/journalarticleattachments%26download%3D69%26ajax%3D1+Eternal+jews+mandler&hl=en&gl=us&pid=bl&srcid=ADGEESiDKy4KHeX64OvCN55OWxmQwSEu04K66zXCjtBQ8Y2glmpvRPnvnoXRipPZcoPLoQi8WUlTN3xYfvJMCqUPIBipf92lhhOZbx–DVrKoDibAutTZ1TgGhE79xWKIB_00oRIjKCI&sig=AHIEtbTGtsFhut34bp25FuOwHx3WZbO54w

“Vambéry, Victorian Culture and Stoker’s Dracula” in Comparative Hungarian Cultural Studies (2011)

http://books.google.com/books?id=pFCzty0P4UcC&pg=PA47&lpg=PA47&dq=comparative+hungarian+cultural+studies+mandler&source=bl&ots=_o0_cRflk2&sig=dc9f82Wgn90QzXJjJGxflwrCrq8&hl=en&sa=X&ei=Ds5nUKuMG42z0QHo3YGICw&ved=0CDUQ6AEwAw#v=onepage&q=comparative%20hungarian%20cultural%20studies%20mandler&f=false

“Severe Opinion Demands Severe Action” The Budapest Times (January 11-17, 2013)
http://files.theschoolsystem.net/stuy/mandlerd/MandlerBayerArticleTimes.pd

Magyarul megjelent írások (Works in Hungarian):

Kelet és Nyugat találkozása Vámbéry Ármin sorsában és személyiségében. A pályakezdés” Múlt és Jövő 3/2013

FICTION:
Short Story: “The Loft”
http://www.amazon.com/The-Loft-ebook/dp/B00E4WONNA/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1374746426&sr=8-2&keywords=David+Mandler

His first book, Constructing Identities: Arminius Vambéry, the Half-Asian, in Victorian England, is currently being translated into Hungarian and is slated to be published by Múlt és Jövõ Press in 2014.