London’s International Festival of Arts and Ideas

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Brian Lobel

Contributors

Join Brian Lobel, Daphna Baram, Julie Kertesz, Craig Taylor and Debra Tammer.

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2013

Saturday, 2 March 2013

Hemingway’s legendary challenge to write a novel in six words—"For sale: baby shoes, never worn"— has unintentionally created one of the hottest modern literary trends. In 2006 SMITH Magazine gave the six-word story a personal twist, calling it the Six-Word Memoir. 

After more than half a million Six-Word Memoirs on SMITHmag.net and a bestselling book series, Six-Word Memoirs came to Jewish Book Week 2013.

The JBW Newsfeed

Jewish Book Week speakers Philippe Sands and Ayelet Gundar-Goshen have been chosen as joint winners of the JQ Wingate literary prize (worth £4,000)....
Friday, 24 February 2017
Rachel Tzvia Back received The Risa Domb/Porjes Prize and Natasha Lehrer won the Scott Moncrieff Prize at the award ceremony for the Society of...
Thursday, 23 February 2017
Congratulations to JBW 2017 speakers Sarah Moss and Adam Rutherford whose books The Tidal Zone and A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived...
Monday, 6 February 2017

Video

 
David Grossman speaks with Mark Lawson at a special out-of-fesitval event.