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Latest Updates

JBW Authors shortlisted for a major prize

Friday
February 16

Bill Browder joins News Panel at JBW 2018

Wednesday
February 7

Live Relay tickets available

Wednesday
February 7

Monday January 15,2018
A special tribute to the eminent author Aharon Appelfeld, who died on 4 January, has been added to the 2018 programme in recognition of his life and works. Writer David Herman will discuss Appelfeld'
Thursday January 11,2018
Congratulations to Eshkol Nevo, Sara Hirschhorn, Jeremy Dauber and Lewis Glinert, all finalists in the 2017 National Jewish Book Awards. City on a Hilltop, by Sara Hirschhorn, was a finalist in the
Tuesday January 9,2018
Browse the full Festival listings to check out the events we have in store.
Tuesday January 9,2018
The 2018 festival offers an array of events on the topic of Israel or featuring Israeli speakers. From fiction to politics and music to psychologym there's something to tempt every taste. Our expert
Friday December 8,2017
Congratulations to Kapka Kassabova for winning Scottish Book of the Year for Border: A Journey to the Edge of Europe. She is speaking with Tim Marshall and Adam LeBor, on Wednesday, 7 March.    
The JBE Events
Sunday March 11,2018
Celebrated jazz vocalist Jacqui Dankworth and award-winning American singer/pianist Charlie Wood and their band take
Sunday March 11,2018
  Sponsored by Jewish Renaissance In this exquisite volume Professor Mohammad Gharipour charts the development of
Sunday March 11,2018
In his collection of essays Colin Shindler presents his very personal take on Israel, based on over 50 years of writing
Sunday March 11,2018
  In honour of Maurice Marks These three towering Shakespeareans who have taught, written about, directed and performed
Sunday March 11,2018
Why do smart people make stupid mistakes? Why do tall, slim people earn more? Does society determine who we are? What