What is it like to be a citizen of Debrecen?
As part of the programme analyzing the essence of a Debrecenian identity, the ’’civis” self-image was also identified besides the protestant tradition.
At the opening of the conference titled ’’The patterns of Debrecenian identity, the strata of urban identity and cultural remembrance from the early modern age to the present”. Deputy mayor, Mr. Szabolcs Komolay pointed out that Debrecen played a pivotal role at decisive junctures in the course of Hungarian history.
Photo: Annamarie Kiss