Eszter György graduated in 2006 from French and Hungarian studies at Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE) in Budapest and in 2008 at the Mention T.E.S.of EHESS, Paris. She completed her PhD studies at ELTE in 2013 with a research on the identity-building and the cultural representations of the 8th district in Budapest and its Roma inhabitants in the post-socialist era. She is teaching in the TEMA+ Erasmus Mundus Joint Master programme and in the Cultural Heritage MA programme at AtelierDepartment of European Social Sciences and Historiography, ELTE. Her recent researches are focusing on Roma cultural heritage and the history of Roma cultural movements in Hungary. She is currently involved in a Horizon 2020 project entitled REACH (RE-designing Access to Cultural Heritage for a wider participation in preservation, (re-)use and management of European culture), leading the Minority heritage pilot concerning the institutionalization and the preservation of Roma cultural heritage in Hungary.