The page of Szőcs Géza, English biography
Géza Szöcs was born in Marosvásárhely (tirgu Mures) in 1953. He is a writer, editor, recipient of many literary awards and an activist on behalf of the Hungarian minority. Because of government harassment, he emigrated to Switzerland in 1986. In 1990 he returned to Translyvania, was elected Senator and also served as the General-Secretary of the Hungarian Democratic Alliance of Romania (RMDSZ). Since 1992 he has been the president of the Transylvanian News Agency.