Kops, Bernard

(b. 1926)
   English playwright and novelist. He was born in the East End of London, which became the subject of his work. His writings include The World Is a Wedding, Yes from No-Man's Land, By the Waters ofWhitechapel and The Hamlet of Stepney Green.

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  • KOPS, BERNARD — (1926– ), English playwright, born in the East End of London. His searingly frank autobiography, The World Is a Wedding (1963), portrays his early home life. After World War II, he held a succession of menial jobs in factories and hotels and made …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Kops, Bernard — ▪ British author born Nov. 28, 1926, London, Eng.       English playwright and novelist known for his works of unabashed sentimentality.       Kops left school at the age of 13 and worked at various odd jobs before beginning to write. He… …   Universalium

  • Bernard Kops — is a British Dramatist, poet and novelist, born in the East End of London in 1926.His first play, The Hamlet of Stepney Green , was produced at the Oxford Playhouse in 1957. It is considered to be one of the keystones of the New Wave in British… …   Wikipedia

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