Past Events

Past EventsSunday, February 26

Reading Group: Naomi Lightman

Naomi Lightman

Published in 1892, Israel Zangwill's Children of the Ghetto became the first Anglo-Jewish bestseller. It documents, with affectionate honesty and wryness of humour, the lives of immigrant Jews.

Naomi Lightman teaches literature at Birkbeck College, the Open University and the City Literary Institute, London.

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