London’s International Festival of Arts and Ideas

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Past Events

Here you will find information about all the past events at Jewish Book Week. Each page contains the programme details as published in advance, and - where available - a record of the event as it happened. 

To find an event, you can adjust the view below to display all the events with the most recent or least recent first. Or you can search by speaker name or any keyword for individual events. Five entries are displayed per page. Use the green arrows or previous/1/2/3/next tabs at the top to move further through the listing. 

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

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

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

Richard Aronowitz, John Steinberg, Chair: Jenni Frazer
Sunday, 5 March 2017

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.

Stanley Price, Chair: Philip Hensher
Sunday, 5 March 2017

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

Giles Fraser, Chair: Richard Harries
Sunday, 5 March 2017

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.

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Video

 
David Grossman speaks with Mark Lawson at a special out-of-fesitval event.