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Thursday, 16 July 2015

You can now watch a complete video of Sarah Churchwell's sparkling interview with Judy Blume, including all of the audience questions and their now infamous 'Junior Birdman' moment.

Monday, 13 July 2015

JBW, in association with the TLS, brings you Brazilian author Tatiana Salem Levy in conversation with Devorah Baum at the London Lit Weekend on Sunday 4th OctoberClick here for more information and to book tickets.

 

Monday, 13 July 2015

At this one-off out-of-festival event on Sunday, 12 July, the audience, whose ages ranged from 7 to 70, was spellbound by the inimitable Judy Blume in conversation with Sarah Churchwell. Many skipped Wimbledon Men’s Finals to listen to Judy. Animated questions from Judy’s fans of all ages contributed to a singularly upbeat event.

Wednesday, 8 July 2015

Jewish Book Week was sad to hear of the death of Sir Nicholas Winton, who passed away on the 1st July 2015 at the age of 106.

Sir Nicholas organised the escape of 669 children from Czechoslovakia in the months preceding the outbreak of World War II and was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize in 2008.

Wednesday, 3 June 2015

The End of Days by Jenny Erpenbeck, translated from German by Susan Bernofsky and published by Portobello Books, has won the 2015Independent Foreign Fiction Prize. Jenny Erpenbeck spoke on her astonishing novel at Jewish Book Week 2015.

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You can now watch a complete video of Sarah Churchwell's sparkling interview with Judy Blume, including all of the audience questions and their now...
Thursday, 16 July 2015
JBW, in association with the TLS, brings you Brazilian author Tatiana Salem Levy in conversation with Devorah Baum at the London Lit Weekend on...
Monday, 13 July 2015
At this one-off out-of-festival event on Sunday, 12 July, the audience, whose ages ranged from 7 to 70, was spellbound by the inimitable Judy Blume...
Monday, 13 July 2015

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Highlights from the 2015 festival are now online.