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Jewish Book Week 2015 will run from 21st February to 1st March.

Missed an event? Explore our festival archive, with a new search function. (Photo by Paul Lang)

 

 

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Ari Shavit's My Promised Land has been one of the most influential books of the year. Watch his appearance with Jonathan Freedland at JBW 2014.

Philip Roth has produced some of the greatest literature of the 20th century, yet there has been no major critical work about him to date. For the first time, at Jewish Book Week 2014, Claudia Roth Pierpont brings us the story of Roth’s... read more

David Grossman returns to Jewish Book Week to discuss his genre-defying novel Falling out of Time with Ian McEwan. Together these leading writers explore how literary form might be shaped to help express the inexpressible.

Frédéric Brenner at Jewish Book Week 2015.

 

 

 

 

We are delighted to announce that we will be featuring renowned photographer Frédéric Brenner at Jewish Book Week 2015.

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Jewish Book Week is delighted to announce that the 2015 festival will feature as its opening night a specially...

Wednesday, 8 October 2014

Shana Tova to those of you celebrating the Jewish New Year – may this year be more peaceful and less turbulent than the last – and long may these...

Wednesday, 24 September 2014

The Jewish Book Week team spend each summer reading hundreds of books sent to us as submissions and suggestions for the next festival.

Monday, 4 August 2014

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Watch Ruby Wax talking to Kathy Lette on how the mind works and why mindfulness can boost mental health at JBW14