London’s International Festival of Arts and Ideas

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Out-Of-Festival Archive

Philippe Sands, Chair: Julia Neuberger
Monday, 23 May 2016 - 8:30pm
When human rights lawyer Philippe Sands received an invitation to deliver a lecture in the western Ukranian city of Lviv, he began to uncover a series of extraordinary historical coincidences.
Steve Silberman, Chair: Simon Baron-Cohen
Monday, 23 May 2016 - 7:00pm
Tom Bower, Chair: Mark Lawson
Sunday, 22 May 2016 - 7:00pm
With unprecedented access to more than 200 Whitehall officials, military officers and politicians, Tom Bower has uncovered the full story of Blair’s decade in power and beyond.
Judy Blume, Sarah Churchwell
Sunday, 12 July 2015 - 6:00pm

Jewish Book Week was delighted to present the wonderful Judy Blume in a special event.

Judy Blume spoke about her life in books and her brand new adult novel, In the Unlikely Event, with Sarah Churchwell on Sunday, 12 July at 6.00 pm at Kings Place.

Sunday, 8 December 2013 - 2:30pm

Hungry Hearts is spoken of as one of the greatest-ever Jewish films. A silent movie from 1922, it is adapted from Ania Yezierska`s story of a Jewish family who escape Tsarist Russia for a better life in America. Hungry hearts is a tragic and comic portrait of a defining era, shot on location on new York`s Lower East Side.

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Jonathan Safran Foer discussing his novel Here I Am with Hephzibah Anderson at an out-of-festival event.