Jewish Book Week 1987
08/03/1987 10:15 am
Sunday 8 March was the final day of Jewish Book Week 1987. The main festival ran from 2 to 8 March. More than 15 challenging and entertaining speakers took part in 8 sessions, presenting arguments and many different points of view.
For the full list of the festival’s events see below.
The Emerging Jewish World by Rabbi Dr Norman Lamm chaired by Marilyn Lehrer
Writer and Society in Israel Today by A B Yehoshua chaired by Dr Risa Domb
Victorian Jews Through British Eyes by Anne Cowen chaired by Dr Lionel Kopelowitz, introduction by Dr Vivian Lipman
Writer and Society in Israel Today by A B Yehoshua chaired by Malka Ben-Yosef
A History of the Jews
William Fishman: A Shtetl Called Whitechapel Dr S Levenberg: Yiddish Writers: The London Connection by William Fishman, Dr S Levenberg chaired by The Hon. Greville Janner, QC, MP introduced by Henry Mathews
Erasing the Past German Historians Debate the Holocaust by Professor Peter Pulzer chaired by Dr F A Mann
A Word in Edgeways by Elaine Feinstein, Rosemary Friedman, Bernard Kops and Barnet Litvinoff chaired by Geoffrey Paul