Category: People, personalities & stories

The people, personalities and interesting stories

ISRAEL ZANGWILL (1864-1926)

ISRAEL ZANGWILL (1864-1926) by Dr P Kirby Early life Israel Zangwill (1864-1926) was a famous author, poet, Zionist, supporter of suffragettes. He was known as ‘The Dickens of the Ghetto’ and the ‘Cockney Jew’....