London’s International Festival of Arts and Ideas

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Out-Of-Festival Archive

Jonathan Safran Foer, Chair: Hephzibah Anderson
Sunday, 28 May 2017 - 9:00pm

Here I Am is a dazzling and original American family novel for our times, exploring what it means to be human and questioning how we claim our own identities with compassion and creativity, confirming author Jonathan Safran Foer’s place as one of today’s most important writers.

Eli Goldstone, Olivia Sudjic, Chair: Lucy Scholes
Wednesday, 17 May 2017 - 8:00pm

Passion and possession are the prevailing themes in the stunning debut novels from Eli Goldstone and Olivia Sudjic. They discussed their work with journalist Lucy Scholes. We were delighted to present this event in partnership with Second Home's bookshop Libreria, just off Brick Lane.

Rachel Kolsky and Louis Berk, Miranda Gold and Katy Guest
Sunday, 5 March 2017 - 3:00pm

Fringe events are free and unticketed

Whitechapel in 50 Buildings

3 pm, Sunday, March 5, The Horsfall Room

Maurice Collins
Sunday, 26 February 2017 - 3:00pm

Fringe events are free and unticketed

Bizarre & Outlandish Gadgets & Doohickeys

3 pm, Sunday 26th Febraury, The Limehouse Room

Saturday, 25 February 2017 - 7:00pm

JBW 2017 will run from 25 February until 5 March - save the date!

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The JBW Newsfeed

Jewish Book Week speaker David Grossman was awarded the Man Booker International Prize for his novel, A Horse Walks Into a Bar at a ceremony...
Thursday, 15 June 2017
Jewish Book Week speaker Naomi Alderman has won the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 2017 for her fourth novel, The Power, it was announced...
Thursday, 8 June 2017
Hear Susan Suleiman discuss her book The Némirovsky Question (Yale University Press, 2017) with Ann Jefferson and Daniel Lee on Monday, June...
Tuesday, 30 May 2017

Video

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