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

Nicola Christie

A regular presenter for BBC Radio 3’s Through The Night, and BBC World Service’s arts programmes, Nicola is a regular interviewer and columnist for the Times, Telegraph, Guardian, i newspaper, and Spectator. She used to be the editor of the Jewish Quarterly.
Why We Sing: Julia Hollander
What is it about song that brings communities together, in harmony and protest? Why do parents feel compelled to sing to their new-borns? How can an activity that helps to embed languages and maths formulae also be used to rehabilitate Long Covid sufferers? Singing is at the root of what it is to be human. Acclaimed music therapist, teacher and performer Julia Hollander charts our love of song...
BBC Arena at JBW – Linda McCartney: Behind the Lens
Part of BBC Arena at Jewish Book Week  Linda McCartney was known globally in numerous roles: activist, entrepreneur, musician and, in her own words, ‘Jewish mother’. But the one that came first and continued alongside the others was photographer. Beginning her career at Town and Country and coming to wider attention after an early shoot with the Rolling Stone...