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Paul Gravett

Contributors

Paul Gravett is a comics historian, lecturer and exhibition curator. His latest book is Graphic Novels: Stories toC hange Your Life.

Upcoming Events

Past Events

2007

Sunday, 25 February 2007

Two young and brilliant graphic artists discussed with Paul Gravett the importance of their Jewish roots. Funny, irreverent and bold, Joann Sfar paid homage to both his

Ashkenazi mother and his Sephardi father, with Klezmer following the difficult life of musicians in Eastern Europe and The Rabbi’s Cat set in Algeria at a time when Jews and Arabs lived peacefully together.

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