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Monday, 29 January 2018

Read Stephen Greenblatt's brilliant essay in The New YorkerShakespeare's Cure for Xenophobia:

Monday, 15 January 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's remarkable life and legacy in a free Fringe event at 1.30pm on Sunday 11 March in the Limehouse Room at Kings Place.

 

Thursday, 11 January 2018

Congratulations to Eshkol Nevo, Sara Hirschhorn, Jeremy Dauber and Lewis Glinert, all finalists in the 2017 National Jewish Book Awards.

Tuesday, 9 January 2018

Browse the full Festival listings to check out the events we have in store.

Tuesday, 9 January 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.

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Jonathan Safran Foer discusses his novel Here I Am with Hephzibah Anderson at an out-of-festival event.