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Gabriel Gorodetsky

Contributors

Gabriel Gorodetsky is a Quondam Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford, and emeritus professor of history at Tel Aviv University, having also held visiting fellowships at St Anthony’s College, Oxford, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington DC, and the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton. In 2010 he received an honorary doctorate from the Russian State University for the Humanities in Moscow. 
 

Upcoming Events

Past Events

2016

The Maisky Diaries

Professor Gabriel Gorodetsky brings the diaries of Ivan Maisky to Jewish Book Week. John Thornhill chairs. 

Sunday, 21 February 2016

The diaries of Ivan Maisky, Soviet Ambassador to the UK from 1932-43, discovered and scrupulously edited by Gabriel Gorodetsky, offer unprecedented insight into events surrounding the Second World War and the key players in both British and Soviet life. He is joined by John Thornhill with readings by Henry Goodman.

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Video

 
Jonathan Safran Foer discussing his novel Here I Am with Hephzibah Anderson at an out-of-festival event.