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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Watch the recent event with celebrated writer David Grossman, interviewed by Mark Lawson, with readings by Henry Goodman.

On the publication of her new novel, Small Great ThingsJodi Picoult spoke for Jewish Book Week at JW3.

The Big Debate, featuring Jonathan FreedlandHoward Jacobson... read more

Experience the genius of Leonard Cohen in this event from JBW 2013.

The JBW Newsfeed

The 2017 Festival goes live at midday on 7 December and you will be able to book your tickets on-line or by phone.With over 70 events featuring stars...
Thursday, 1 December 2016
We are delighted to announce that the triennial Risa Domb/Porjes Award for Hebrew-English Translation has been awarded to Rachel Tzvia Back for In...
Thursday, 1 December 2016
Only four weeks to go until the programme for Jewish Book Week 2017 is revealed!Expect a host of literary greats, a dose of politics and a dusting of...
Wednesday, 9 November 2016

Video

 
Unable to appear at a scheduled event, Etgar Keret sends his best to Jewish Book Week.