Kornfeld, Paul, 1889-1942

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Kornfeld, a German Expressionist writer, was born in Prague and was a childhood friend of Franz Werfel; from 1925 onward he was a dramatist in Germany, first in Berlin under Max Reinhardt, then for a time in Darmstadt and later again in Berlin. With the rise of the Nazis in Germany, he returned to Prague in 1932; he died in a concentration camp in 1942.

From the description of Correspondence to Franz Werfel, 1913. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155863704

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Birth 1889-12-11

Death 1942-04-25

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