London’s International Festival of Arts and Ideas

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Laura Barber

Contributors

Laura Barber is the Editorial Director for Granta Books and Portobello Books, where she commissions translations for both imprints.  Her international authors include the Man Booker International nominee Peter Stamm, and the Man Asia shortlisted Hiromi Kawakami, as well as Valeria Luiselli, Jenny Erpenbeck, Agnès Desarthe, David Trueba, and Etgar Keret. 

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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.