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Shimon Markish

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“My father, already in August 1941, at the very beginning of the war, he came to the Pravda newspaper where one of his poems had to be published in Russian translation. The editor-in-chief of this newspaper said to him: ‘To publish you now is a question of high politics.’ And that was that. That was the beginning of antisemitism, I mean official antisemitism.” [Shimon Markish]

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We're delighted to present award-winning author Jonathan Safran Foer in conversation with Hephzibah Anderson at JW3 on 28 May to celebrate the...
Tuesday, 23 May 2017
To mark the publication Memoirs and Reflections, Kissin’s vividly personal account of a life in and beyond music, including the people and events...
Tuesday, 23 May 2017
Gifted debut novelists Eli Goldstone and Olivia Sudjic talk to Lucy Scholes on 17 May at Hanbury Street E1 in the first JBW event in...
Wednesday, 19 April 2017

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