London’s International Festival of Words and Ideas

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Past Events

Liverpool 27th February at 8pm - JBW On Tour - The Spy Who Loved
Wednesday, 27 February 2013

Clare Mulley gave a talk about her novel The Spy Who Loved, which tells the story of the secrets and lives of Christine Granville, Britain's first female Special Agent of World War Two. 

The event was held in association with WIZO and was held at the home of Diane and Harry Friend.

To hear Clare discussing her book, click this link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZHNr9KR-PNs&feature=g-upl 

The JBW Newsfeed

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
The Jewish Daily Forward''s Anne Joseph shares her impressions of the conversation between Deborah Treisman, fiction editor of The New Yorker,...
Monday, 30 March 2015

Video

 
Highlights from the 2015 festival are now online.