Medio Publisher LTD.
The Medio Publisher Ltd. was founded in Budapest in 1998 solely for the purpose of researching, processing and publishing Béla Hamvas’s œuvre.
We inherited the second and most important part of his work in handwriting and its publishing is still ongoing today. MEDIO Publisher Ltd. undertook the presentation of his entire work, publishing 30 volumes and several individual books so far. In 2016 the Publisher also participated in the creation of a documentary of the author’s life which was shown on public television and several specific festivals of this genre. According to some contemporary and internationally acknowledged Hungarian authors such as György Spiró, Béla Hamvas’ writing is definitely of world class, while his novel titled “Karnevál” (Carnival) is the greatest pièce in the 20th Century Hungarian literature.
The MEDIO Publisher Ltd intends to bring out the whole œuvre in 38 tomes till 2023 while the elaboration of the Hamvas Béla’s variurom will start in 2020. Meanwhile many books of him will be published in different languages such as “The Philosophy of Wine” and other essays and studies on his then contemporary foreign writers and philosophers. These books will give the Hungarian and the International readership a more and more all-encompassing understanding of his thinking so gaining recognition for his œuvre.