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The Irish Times
Paul Murray and Hannah Rothschild win Wodehouse Prize for Comic Fictionof the last 12 months. Murray and Rothschild join an impressive list of previou
Paul Murray and Hannah Rothschild win Wodehouse Prize for Comic Fiction
The Irish Times / Posted 5 days ago
of the last 12 months. Murray and Rothschild join an impressive list of previous winners including Alexander McCall Smith, Howard Jacobson and the late Sir Terry Pratchett. The prize was judged by a panel including Everyman’s Library publisher... Read more
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Londonist
Toby Jones, Mark Hix, Henry Holland: This Is SohoCreate 2016Kelly, director Jeremy Herrin, theatre directors Max Stafford-Clark, Paulette R
Toby Jones, Mark Hix, Henry Holland: This Is SohoCreate 2016
Londonist / Posted 7 days ago
Kelly, director Jeremy Herrin, theatre directors Max Stafford-Clark, Paulette Randall and Indhu Rubasingham, plus author Howard Jacobson will join journalist Mark Lawson in conversation. SohoCreate runs from 6-10 June, and brings together... Read more
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The Forward
Britain Votes, With Labour Under a Cloud of Anti-Semitic Allegationson the eve of this election seem to show a staggeringly low 8.5% voting for Lab
Britain Votes, With Labour Under a Cloud of Anti-Semitic Allegations
The Forward / Posted 24 days ago
on the eve of this election seem to show a staggeringly low 8.5% voting for Labour. The reason: anti-Semitism. Here is Howard Jacobson talking to BBC reporter Chris Cook for background footage (hence appearing oddly cut) about the current forms... Read more
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JTA
Semitism charges suggest a rout for Labour among London’s JewsLivingstone and a few bad apples. Corbyn “unleashed something that had been th
Semitism charges suggest a rout for Labour among London’s Jews
JTA / Posted 24 days ago
Livingstone and a few bad apples. Corbyn “unleashed something that had been there all along, but he gave it a new voice,” Howard Jacobson, a left-leaning British Jewish novelist and columnist, said last month during an interview with the BBC.... Read more
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The New Statesman
In this week's magazine | The longest hatredstory: The longest hatred. Brendan Simms and Charlie Laderman: Why anti-Semiti
In this week's magazine | The longest hatred
The New Statesman / Posted 25 days ago
story: The longest hatred. Brendan Simms and Charlie Laderman: Why anti-Semitism in Europe today is a threat to us all. Howard Jacobson on anti-Semitism, Ken Livingstone and an Oscar-winning argument for Zionism. Jim Murphy: BBC neutrality in... Read more
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