Set in 1945, Anne Fontaine’s postwar Poland drama pondered the fragility of faith and complex moral choices.
Francesca Segal’s debut novel ‘The Innocents’ tells a tale of lust, betrayal and commitment. She talks about growing up in London, and how Jews behave on the subway.
Francesca Segal has won the 2013 Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature for her novel “The Innocents,” the Jewish Book Council announced today.
Fear not, ‘Downton Abbey’ fans. It seems a kosher version of turn-of-the-20th-century upper crust British life is coming to the small screen in the near future.
Earlier this week, Francesca Segal wrote about recasting a classic novel and about being asked the question “Who are your characters REALLY?” Her blog posts are featured on The Arty Semite courtesy of the Jewish Book Council and My Jewish Learning’s Author Blog Series. For more information on the series, please visit: