London’s International Festival of Arts and Ideas

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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.

Monday, 18 May 2015

Jim Shepard on his new novel, The Book of Aron.

Wednesday, 22 April 2015

Brazilian writer Michel Laub and British writer Thomas Harding have each been named winners of the 2015 JQ-Wingate Literary Prize; Laub in the fiction category, for Diary of the Fall,  and Harding in the non-fiction category, for Hanns and Rudolf.

Monday, 30 March 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.

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The End of Days by Jenny Erpenbeck, translated from German by Susan Bernofsky and published by Portobello Books, has won the 2015Independent...
Wednesday, 3 June 2015
Jim Shepard on his new novel, The Book of Aron.Doctor Janusz Korczak, a legendary child philanthropist in the inter-war period in Eastern Europe and...
Monday, 18 May 2015
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

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Highlights from the 2015 festival are now online.