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Past Events

Past EventsSunday, February 26

3 Books in 3 Photographs

Philippe Sands

This event took place on Sunday 26th February 2017 as part of Jewish Book Week 2017. To watch a video of this event, click here.

In a last-minute change to the advertised event, Philippe Sands discusses his book East West Street and the images that were significant in its writing.

In association with Index on Censorship.

Experience the event as it happened:

Video

Philippe Sands

 Philippe Sands QC is professor of international law at University College London, and a practising barrister at Matrix Chambers. His latest books are East West Street: On the Origins of Crimes Against Humanity, which won the Baillie Gifford Prize, Genocide and City of Lions.

The JBW Newsfeed

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

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