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Gabrielle Rifkind and Gianni Picco at Jewish Book Week 2014

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Wednesday, 10 September 2014

Internationally acclaimed American pianist Jeffrey Siegel returns to Kings Place for the Fifth Anniversary Season of his popular Keyboard Conversations® programmes. Each programme combines a world-class performance with an enlightening and witty commentry and a Q & A.

Thursday, 7 August 2014

Great Poets in their Own Words on BBC Four, available to watch on iPlayer. This first episode focuses on the first half of the twentieth century and the great stylistic changes taking place in poetry. Well worth a watch!

Monday, 4 August 2014

The Jewish Book Week team spend each summer reading hundreds of books sent to us as submissions and suggestions for the next festival. Below, some of the team members let you know what they've been reading recently.

 

Nir Cohen, Festival Curator:

The Two Hotel Francforts by David Leavitt

Monday, 28 July 2014

Israeli author David Grossman writes incisively about the current conflict in Israel and Gaza in Sunday's New York Times. Read the article on the paper's website here.

Tuesday, 22 July 2014

Debra Tammer, a member of the Jewish Book Council, has written and stars in A Mancunian Rhapsody, a new musical - or Jewsical? - comedy about the extremes of religious Jewish life in Manchester.

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Internationally acclaimed American pianist Jeffrey Siegel returns to Kings Place for the Fifth Anniversary Season of his popular...

Wednesday, 10 September 2014

Great Poets in their Own Words on BBC Four, available to...

Thursday, 7 August 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

Litkicks

Chaim Bermant Prize for Journalism

Predators and Prey: A Roman Mosaic from Lod, Israel is a special exhibition showcasing a rare Roman mosaic pavement excavated in Israel held in the Stables Coach House at Waddesdon Manor from 05 June to 02 November 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