Agnes Lehóczky was born in 1976 in Budapest. Station X (2000) and Medallion (2002), her first two short collections, were published in Budapest by Universitas. She was awarded an MA in Creative Writing from UEA in 2006. Her first book in English, Budapest to Babel, was published by Egg Box Publishing in October 2008. She is currently studying for a PhD in Creative and Critical Writing.