Roth, Joseph

(1894-1939)
   Austrian novelist. He was born near Brody in eastern Galicia. He worked from 1923 for the Frankfurter Zeitung. Later he lived in Paris. His novel Job describes Eastern European Jewish life, and in Juden auf Wanderschaft he deals with the social position of Jews in Eastern Europe.

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  • ROTH, JOSEPH — (1894–1939), Austrian novelist. Born near Brody in East Galicia, Roth volunteered for service in the Austrian army during World War I. He became an officer and was captured by the Russians. His subsequent career was in journalism and for a decade …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Roth, Joseph — (1894 1939)    writer; his work reflects a torment and nos talgia induced by World War I and the collapse of the Habsburg monarchy. Born to a Jewish home in Brody (a Galician village now in Poland*), he was raised with his maternal grandfather… …   Historical dictionary of Weimar Republik

  • Roth, Joseph — ▪ Austrian writer born Sept. 2, 1894, Brody, Galicia, Austria Hungary [now in Ukraine] died May 27, 1939, Paris, France       journalist and regional novelist who, particularly in his later novels, mourned the passing of an age of stability he… …   Universalium

  • Roth, Joseph — (1894–1939)    Writing under his own name as well as under pseudonyms such as Hamilkar or Christine v. Kandl, Roth was born a Jew in the Bukovina, one of the easternmost reaches of the Habsburg Empire. He studied Germanic philology and philosophy …   Historical dictionary of Austria

  • Joseph Roth — (1918) Moses Joseph Roth (* 2. September 1894 in Brody, Österreich Ungarn; † 27. Mai 1939 in Paris) war ein österreichischer Schriftsteller und Journalist …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Joseph Roth (Politiker) — Joseph Roth 1930 Joseph Roth (* 30. Januar 1896 in Köln; † 22. Januar 1945 in Friesdorf) war ein deutscher Politiker der Deutschen Zentrumspartei. Er war Vorsitzender des Zentrums in Bad Godesberg, Kreistagsmitglied des Kreises Bonn und …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • ROTH (J.) — ROTH JOSEPH (1894 1939) Même s’il est marginal à tous égards, ou peut être à cause de cela même, Joseph Roth (né à Brody, mort à Paris) est certainement l’un des plus grands prosateurs autrichiens de la première moitié du XXe siècle. Marginal, il …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Joseph Nasi — (christlicher Taufname: João Miquez; * 1524 in Portugal; † 2. August 1579 in Istanbul[1]) war ein jüdischer Diplomat, Bankier und Finanzexperte am Hof der osmanischen Sultane Süleyman I. und Selim II. In seinem bewegten Leben führte er… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Roth — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Contenido 1 Lugares 2 Personas 2.1 A 2.2 C 2.3 D …   Wikipedia Español

  • Joseph Pascher — (* 26. September 1893 in Härtlingen; † 5. Juli 1979 in Wiesbaden) war ein deutscher römisch katholischer Liturgiewissenschaftler, Professor an der Ludwig Maximilians Universität München, Direktor des Georgianums und Konzilstheologe.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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