Who was Emile Zola?
The Dreyfus Affair:
The Dreyfus Affair was an incident in which a Jewish army officer in France, Alfred Dreyfus (1859-1932), was falsely accused and convicted of treason. He was later sent to prison at Devil's Island in French Guiana.
Answer and Explanation:
Emile Zola (1840-1902) was a French journalist who published the article J'accuse in the newspaper L'Aurore. This article exposed the scandal...
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fromChapter 11 / Lesson 12
In this lesson, you will learn about Emile Zola, one of France's most famous writers. We will discuss his early life, his writings, his part in the Dreyfus Affair, death and legacy.