FORA.tv Speaker - Howard Jacobson

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Biography

Howard Jacobson is a British author and journalist. He is best known for writing comic novels that often revolve around the dilemmas of British Jewish characters. His 1999 novel The Mighty Walzer, about a teenage table tennis champion, won the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize for comic writing. In October 2010 Jacobson won the Man Booker Prize for his novel The Finkler Question.

2 Programs

Howard Jacobson: Return of the Wry

06.21.11 | 00:51:59 min | 1 comment

Howard Jacobson: The Finkler Question

04.07.11 | 00:54:30 min | 0 comments