Alex Domokos

Alexander (Sandor) Domokos was born in Szabadaka, Yugoslavia in 1921. The family fled to Hungary as refugees that same year.

Mr. Domokos is a versatile author of short stories, plays, novels, essays and poems, as well as an accomplished sculptor. His works have been part of several Anthologies of Canadian-Hungarian authors and have been published in the Purdue University fine arts annual "Skylark", The Douglas College Review, and Canadian Fiction Magazine.

He currently has several books in publication in his native Hungary, and three electronically published novels. His World War II memoir, "The Price of Freedom", has been published as an audio book. "Body Traffic", a print novel, was short-listed for the Margaret Laurence Book Award.

He retired from the University of Manitoba in 1986, and lives with his wife and daughter in Winnipeg, Manitoba.