London’s International Festival of Words and Ideas

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News

Jewish Book Week 2013 begins with Arie Dubnov

At the preview event for Jewish Book Week 2013 last night, Stanford professor Arie Dubnov completed a two-week UK speaking tour with a rich and intriguing exposition of the life and liberalism of philosopher Isaiah Berlin, one of the 20th century's greatest intellectuals. Photographs by Jonathan Silver. 

   

 

        

 

 

     

The JBW Newsfeed

Brazilian writer Michel Laub and British writer Thomas Harding have each been named winners of the 2015 JQ-Wingate Literary Prize; Laub in the...
Wednesday, 22 April 2015
The JC's Gerald Jacobs encapsulates the festival experience as "huge yet informal. Cerebral yet accessible." JBW is, he writes, "hard to resist."
Monday, 30 March 2015
Haaretz's Danna Harman attended How London Fell in Love with Middle Eastern Food on Sunday, 1 March. Click here to read her report.
Monday, 30 March 2015

Video

 
Highlights from the 2015 festival are now online.