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Past Events

Past EventsTuesday, February 23

Anti-Semitism

Anti-Semitism

Frederic Raphael
David Pryce-Jones

In his powerful new polemic, Anti-Semitism, renowned novelist and screenwriter Frederic Raphael considers why intense hostility has been directed so relentlessly towards Jews for more than two millennia. Frederic Raphael is joined by David Pryce-Jones in a penetrating analysis of this crucial perennial question. 

Frederic Raphael is the author of 20 novels and several essay and story collections. His best-known novel, The Glittering Prizes, was made into a television series which won him the Royal Television Society Award for Writer of the Year. He also received an Oscar for his screenplay for the 1965 film Darling.

David Pryce-Jones was born in Vienna and studied modern history at Magdalen College Oxford. He is a contributor to The Daily TelegraphThe TimesThe FT,The SpectatorThe TLSThe Wall Street Journal and New Republic and has been Senior Editor of The National Review since 1999.

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Frederic Raphael

David Pryce-Jones

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