London’s International Festival of Arts and Ideas

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JBW 2017 will run from Saturday 25 February to Sunday 5 March at Kings Place. Click here to access videos and recordings from our 2016 Festival.

We are now presenting occasional major out-of-festival talks. Click here to find out more about our upcoming events. 

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Celebrated writer David Grossman makes his sole London appearance to mark the English publication of his latest novel.

9 November 2016 - 8:00pm

From the winner of the National Book Award and the National Books Critics’ Circle Award—and one of the most original thinkers of our time—a riveting collection of essays about places in dramatic transition.

13 October 2016 - 7:00pm

Three men at their peak, Etgar Keret,Yotam Ottolenghi and Jonathan Freedland, reflect on life's many vicissitudes.

13 October 2016 - 8:30pm

New York Times bestseller Peggy Orenstein tells you all that you want to know (and maybe didn't want to know) about your daughters' lives.

5 October 2016 - 8:00pm

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Video

 
Saul David discusses the Entebbe Raid's most dramatic moments.