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Being Human

13/10/2016 -

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Etgar Keret and Yotam Ottolenghi in conversation with Jonathan Freedland In a unique conversation between these three exceptional contemporaries, you ...
Far and Away

13/10/2016 -

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From the winner of the National Book Award and the National Books Critics’ Circle Award—and one of the most original thinkers of our time—a riveting co...
Girls & Sex

10/05/2016 -

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Peggy Orenstein – New York Times bestseller and Amazon.com top ten non-fiction writer of 2016 – presents her timely, ground-breaking work, Girls and Sex....
Party Animals Growing Up Communist

23/02/2016 - 8:30 pm

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In conversation with psychoanalyst Stephen Grosz, award-winning journalist David Aaronovitch describes how writing Part...
Tracy Chevalier and Ella Leya Talk Jazz

01/01/2015 -

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Ella Leya’s childhood in Azerbaijan is the inspiration for her novel Orphan Sky. She talks to Tracy Chevalier ab...
Hungry Hearts, a Live Film Event – In association with JW3

08/12/2013 -

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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 w...
The ZigZag Kid at UK Jewish Film Festival

17/11/2013 -

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In collaboration with UK Jewish Film at the annual UK Jewish Film Festival. Film screening followed by discussion with screenwriter Jon Gilbert. ...
Jewish Book Week through the year: Tony Leon

24/09/2013 -

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Tony Leon is a well-known politician in South Africa who was an active participant in the constitutional negotiations which led to the birth of a democratic ...
Jewish Book Week through the year: From Hackney Downs to “The Lowlife”

08/09/2013 -

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Rachel Kolsky took us on a tour of Hackney and Dalston to discover its associations with some of the Jewish writers who found inspiration from the diverse co...
Jewish Book Week through the year: Rebecca Solnit

03/06/2013 -

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In a one-off Jewish Book Week event with Kings Place during the year, we helped American public intellectual Rebecca Solnit launch a new book, The Faraway Ne...
The Prime Ministers

27/03/2013 -

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The Prime Ministers has been called “the ultimate insider’s account” of politics and decision-making by five Israeli prime ministers since the founding...
JBW 2013 On Tour in Manchester: Yehuda Koren and Eilat Negev

17/03/2013 -

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aster biographers Eilat Negev and Yehuda Koren spoke about their new book, Giants- the Seven Dwarfs of Auschwitz, at Bowden Synagogue, Manchester on 17 March...
JBW 2013 On Tour in Leeds: Ellen Cassedy

11/03/2013 -

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Ellen Cassedy spoke about her book, We Are Here: Memories of the Lithuanian Holocaust, at a joint meeting of The Jewish Historical Society Leeds and The Unit...
The Klezmer Klub at Little Bookniks

10/03/2013 - 4:00 pm

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We were swept off our feet by the 6-piece band! Transporting us 100 years back in time to London’s East End, we enjoyed stories and music about the har...

Live Subtitling.

The Klezmer Klub at Little Bookniks

10/03/2013 - 4:00 pm

King's Place, Room 2

We were swept off our feet by the 6-piece band! Transporting us 100 years back in time to London’s East End, we enjoyed stories and music about the har...

Live Subtitling.