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Past Events

Past EventsThursday, March 8

Jewish Book Week 1990

Thursday 8 March was the final day of Jewish Book Week 1990. The main festival ran from 5 to 8 March. More than 8 challenging and entertaining speakers took part in 5 sessions, presenting arguments and many different points of view.    

For the full list of the festival's events see below.  
 
5 March 
  • Germany in the 1990s Jewish Hopes and Fears by chaired by Professor Peter Pulzer, 
6 March 
  • Translating the Talmud by Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz chaired by the Chief Rabbi, Lord Jakobovits
7 March 
  • Hebrew Illuminated Manuscripts  An Insight into the Making of Facsimiles by Michael and Linda Falter chaired by Leo Dorffman
8 March 
  • The Memory Cells of Hebrew Poetry by T Carmi chaired by Dr. Risa Domb
  • The Memory Cells of Hebrew Poetry by T Carmi chaired by Malka Ben-Yosef

 

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