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Robert Winston
Sunday, 5 March 2017 - 11:00am

History shows that humans are obsessed with their genes. Does the sequencing of the human genome really herald a new opportunity for medicine? Is there a darker side that we ignore?

Haim Shapira
Sunday, 5 March 2017 - 11:00am

This event took place on Sunday 5 March 2017 as part of Jewish Book Week 2017. To watch a video of this event, click here.

Alexandra Harris, Rachel Lichtenstein
Sunday, 5 March 2017 - 11:00am

This event took place on Sunday 5 March 2017 as part of Jewish Book Week 2017. To watch a video of this event, click here.

Yuval Boim, Henry Goodman, Ed Stoppard, Violinist: Simon Hewitt Jones, Written by James Inverne, Directed by Benjamin Kamine
Saturday, 4 March 2017 - 8:00pm

Palestine, 1925. A celebrated visitor, an eccentric genius, a future leader...and music that sings of dreams and destinies, of life, and death.

Michael Goldfarb, Daniel Johnson, Jonathan Shanin, Ann Treneman, Peter Trubowitz, Chair: Mark Lawson
Saturday, 4 March 2017 - 8:00pm

This event took place on Saturday, 4 March 2017 as part of Jewish Book Week 2017. To watch a video of this event, click here.

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