Events Archive

Nicole Krauss, Chair: AD Miller
Thursday, 31 August 2017 - 7:00pm

Nicole Krauss, the award-winning, bestselling author of The History of Love and Great House discussed her keenly anticipated new novel, Forest Dark, an achingly beautiful tale of metamorphosis and self-realisation about two lost souls who travel to Israel in search of escape and renewal, with A.D. Miller

Jonathan Safran Foer, Chair: Hephzibah Anderson
Sunday, 28 May 2017 - 9:00pm

Here I Am is a dazzling and original American family novel for our times, exploring what it means to be human and questioning how we claim our own identities with compassion and creativity, confirming author Jonathan Safran Foer’s place as one of today’s most important writers.

Eli Goldstone, Olivia Sudjic, Chair: Lucy Scholes
Wednesday, 17 May 2017 - 8:00pm

Passion and possession are the prevailing themes in the stunning debut novels from Eli Goldstone and Olivia Sudjic. They discussed their work with journalist Lucy Scholes. We were delighted to present this event in partnership with Second Home's bookshop Libreria, just off Brick Lane.

Bernard-Henri Lévy, Chair: Philippe Sands
Sunday, 5 March 2017 - 8:00pm

TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT ARE SOLD OUT

The George Webber Memorial Evening

Jacqui Dankworth, Oli Hayhurst, Maureen Lipman, Jeremy Robson, Art Themen, Charlie Wood
Sunday, 5 March 2017 - 8:00pm

A lively evening of jazz, blues, poetry and classic melodies featuring Jacqui Dankworth, Oli Hayhurst, Jeremy Robson, Art Themen and Charlie Wood.

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Jewish Book Week speaker David Grossman was awarded the Man Booker International Prize for his novel, A Horse
Jewish Book Week speaker Naomi Alderman has won the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 2017 for her fourth novel, 
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Jonathan Safran Foer discussing his novel Here I Am with Hephzibah Anderson at an out-of-festival event.