Jewish Book Week 2023 Saturday 25 February - Sunday 05 March | Tickets now on sale

Jonathan Kaplan

Jonathan Kaplan studied medicine in Cape Town before coming to the United Kingdom and USA to acquire specialist surgical qualifications. After ten years of clinical experience and research work he left the secure career of hospital surgery to travel as a doctor, journalist and documentary film maker. His first book The Dressing Station won both the Alan Paton Award and the South African Booksellers Choice Award. His new book Contact Wounds has just been published.
Saturday Night Double Bill
SESSION ONE : Suspense Jonathan Freedland presented Sam Bourne, the author of an exciting thriller set in the New York Jewish community. Moderated by award-winning journalist, writer and broadcaster Jay Rayner. SESSION TWO : Don’t Tell Me Miracles Can’t Happen! “I have seen the end of Apartheid and witnessed modern Israel rising from the ashes of the ...