London’s International Festival of Arts and Ideas

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Events Archive

Mark Lawson, Chair: Jonathan Freedland
Tuesday, 28 February 2017 - 7:00pm

Derived from his personal experiences at the BBC, Mark Lawson’s new novel is a page-turning satire on the aftershocks of damning allegations. Penetrating, savage and often very funny, The Allegations portrays two academics who confront disgrace and disintegration arising from the accusations of colleagues, students and ex-lovers.

Rosa Lipworth, Dorit Oliver-Wolff, Chair: Anne Sebba
Tuesday, 28 February 2017 - 2:30pm

Refusing to be defined by the tragic events of WW2, two remarkable women reveal their inimitable life stories. Patron of the Arts Rosa Lipworth and Dorit Oliver-Wolff, whose memoir From Yellow Star to Pop Star recounts the story of her rise to fame in post-war Berlin, talk to author and journalist Anne Sebba.

Maureen Lipman, Chair: Sue MacGregor
Tuesday, 28 February 2017 - 1:00pm

TICKETS TO THIS EVENT ARE SOLD OUT

Deborah Levy, Elif Shafak, Chair: Gaby Wood
Monday, 27 February 2017 - 8:30pm

This event took place on Monday 27th February 2017 as part of Jewish Book Week 2017. To watch a video of this event, click here.

Jonathan Fenby, Rana Mitter, Gideon Rachman, Linda Yueh
Monday, 27 February 2017 - 8:30pm

This event took place on Monday 27th February 2017 as part of Jewish Book Week 2017. To watch a video of this event, click here.

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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.