Ludwig Lewisohn

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Birthday
30, 1882
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Dec 31, 1955 (73)
Birth Sign
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Birthday
30, 1882
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Dec 31, 1955 (73)

About

A novelist, translator, and critic of American Jewish assimilation, he is best known for such novels as The Island Within and The Case of Mr. Crump.

Before Fame

He studied at both the College of Charleston and Columbia University.

Trivia

He was one of the founding faculty members of Brandeis University.

Family Life

He was born in Germany, and he moved to South Carolina with his family when he was eight years old. He later married Mary Lewisohn.

Associated With

He was a founder of Brandeis University, where Thomas Sowell taught.

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