Meet the Writers

Howard Jacobson

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15 January 2023

Episode 374

30 minutes


Photo: Keke Keukelaar

The Booker Prize-winning author joined Georgina Godwin at Cheltenham Literature Festival to talk about his new memoir, ‘Mother’s Boy: A Writer’s Beginning’. Howard talks about becoming a writer at 40 and describes how his mother shaped his love of literature, relationship with religion and gift for writing Jewish characters.

15 January 2023

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