London’s International Festival of Arts and Ideas

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Karen Pollock

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Karen Pollock is the Chief Executive of The Holocaust Educational Trust, a charity which educates young people from every background about the Holocaust and its contemporary relevance. Having been heavily involved in the Union of Jewish Students and the National Union of Students in her university life, Karen started her professional life working for the Parliamentary Committee Against Antisemitism, where she became Director.  Karen has represented both the UK and Britain’s Jewish community at international conferences, including the United Nations Conferences against Racism and is a founding Trustee of the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust.

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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

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