London’s International Festival of Arts and Ideas

Error message

Notice: Undefined index: jbw_favourite in _MY_JBW_CONTENT() (line 437 of /hsphere/local/home/bookweek/jewishbookweek.com/sites/all/modules/jbw_custom_festival_listing/jbw_custom_festival_listing.module).

Marie Phillips

Contributors

Marie Phillips studied Anthropology and worked in TV. Gods Behaving Badly is her first novel. 

Upcoming Events

Past Events

2008

Thursday, 28 February 2008

Marie Phillips told us what led her to imagine Greek Gods living a pretty miserable life in Hampstead today in Gods Behaving Badly. Artemis is a dog-walker on the Heath, Apollo a cheesy TV host and Aphrodite a telephone sex operator. A hilarious novel about myths, faith and love.

Marie Phillips studied Anthropology and worked in TV. Gods Behaving Badly is her first novel. 

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.