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Events 2010

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Little Bookniks – the Interactive Literary Lounge

07/03/2011 - 4:00 pm

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JCC presented a fair for the little literati, Little Bookniks, at Jewish Book Week 2010. Little ones had the chance to step inside their imagination and be i...
Chez Elles

15/04/2010 - 4:15 pm

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The award-winning author of Five Photos of My Wife and Chez Moi spoke to Claudia Roden about her passions for writing and cooking and how they complement eac...
Torah Queeries Workshop: Reading the Bible Through a “Bent Lens”

07/03/2010 - 4:00 pm

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Following on the ancient tradition of interpreting the Torah portion by portion, Torah Queeries brought together some of the world’s leading rabbis, schola...
Lookit Cookit

07/03/2010 - 3:45 pm

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Remember being told: ‘Don’t play with your food’ ? This is the opposite, a cookbook for kids filled with recipes they can actually make, an...
The Ultimate Book Guides

07/03/2010 - 3:45 pm

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The editors of The Ultimate Book Guide joined us at JBW 2010 as well as not one, but two much loved children’s writers, former Children’s Laureate, A...
Shmendrick and the Croc

07/03/2010 - 3:30 pm

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Shmendrick and his friend the Croc travel through the Jewish year, sharing in its joy, searching for its meaning and having small adventures along the way. T...
The Human Condition

07/03/2010 - 3:30 pm

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We were delighted to launch two great works of fiction: Amy Bloom’s Where the God of Love Hangs Out and So Much for That, by the author of We Need to Talk ...
Marriage, Motherhood and Murder

07/03/2010 - 3:30 pm

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Licoricia of Winchester was a prominent Jewish business woman close to Henry III whose rise to fortune makes for a fascinating read. Why was she brutally mur...
Reflections on the Bibilical Unconscious

07/03/2010 - 3:15 pm

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The great Torah scholar and philosopher underpins literary analysis with classical Freudian concepts to offer us an increased understanding of the motivation...
Queer Jewish Culture

07/03/2010 - 3:00 pm

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Intersections and overlap between Queer and Jewish cultures were prominent within classic Yiddish films and writing and have resurfaced ever since. The synth...
Anne Fine

07/03/2010 - 2:45 pm

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Anne Fine is one of our most prestigious authors, translated into thirty five languages. In this family session, Anne answered the questions she is asked mos...
The Stuff of Legend

07/03/2010 - 2:45 pm

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Award-winning writers Inbali Iserles and Justin Somper joined us to talk about their worlds of adventure beyond the familiar time and spaces. Somper spoke ab...
Memory and Revival

07/03/2010 - 2:45 pm

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In Rediscovering Traces of Memory, Jonathan Webber, with the help of Chris Schwarz’ arresting colour photographs of present-day Polish Galicia, has capture...
The Books of Esther

07/03/2010 - 2:15 pm

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Esther David has been compared both to Isaac Bashevis Singer and Rohinton Mistry. The author of The Book of Esther and Shalom India Housing Society told us w...
Meet the Cult Author

07/03/2010 - 2:15 pm

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Pawel Huelle has a cult following both in Poland and internationally. A novelist, playwright and newspaper columnist, he worked for Solidarity, was a univers...