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House of Glass – Hadley Freeman in conversation with Lisa Appignanesi

29/04/2020 - 7:00 pm

Zoom, Virtual Event

Hadley Freeman talks about her exquisite and moving memoir, House of Glass, an exploration of assimilation, identity and home. After her gra...

Free Online Event

The Ratline: On the Trail of a Nazi Fugitive

22/04/2020 - 7:00 pm

The London Library, Virtual Event

Philippe Sands, award-winning author of the bestselling East West Street, introduces his remarkable new book in a very special liv...

Free Online Event

How to Lead a Good Life

12/03/2020 - 6:45 pm

University College London, Logan Hall

For more than thirty years, Jonathan Sacks has played an important role in the nation’s moral life. Whether delivering Radio 4’s Thought for the Day, exa...

In Association with How To Academy

Explore Your Family Story

08/03/2020 - 11:00 am

Kings Place, Wenlock Room

Visit our specialists from the Jewish Genealogical Society to discuss your family history at JBW 2020. The Board of Deputies of British Jews is celebr...

In Association with the Board of Deputies and the Jewish Genealogical Society

When Time Stopped

01/03/2020 - 3:30 pm

Kings Place, 90 York Way, London, Hall 2

As a child in Venezuela Ariana Neumann was fascinated by the enigma of her father Hans. He seemed to be the epitome of strength but he also wakes at night sc...
Add Your Story to the National Library of Israel Archives

01/03/2020 - 11:00 am

Kings Place, Wenlock Room

Making a Simcha?  Mazeltov! Would you like to invite the National Library of Israel? Don’t worry, we w...
Steven Berkoff: A World Elsewhere

29/02/2020 - 7:00 pm

Kings Place, Hall 1

Steven Berkoff, one of Britain’s finest actors, directors and playwrights, presents his fascinating autobiography, spanning fifty years of his work. He com...
Chastise: The Dambusters Story 1943 with Max Hastings

13/11/2019 - 6:45 pm

The London Library, 14 St James's Square, St. James's, London SW1Y 4LG

Max Hastings offers his fascinating new perspective on one of the most extraordinary episodes in British history.   Opera...
William Feaver on the Lives of Lucian Freud

24/10/2019 - 6:45 pm

The London Library, 14 St James's Square, St. James's, London SW1Y 4LG

In partnership with the London Library and Insiders/Outsiders Festival, renowned art critic, William Feaver...

In Association with the London Library and Insiders/Outsider

Judith Kerr: A Tribute

01/07/2019 - 7:30 pm

JW3, JW3

Judith Kerr, beloved author and illustrator of children’s classics The Tiger who came to Tea and the Mog series was one of Britain’s most acclaimed write...
Simon’s Wife: A Secret History

10/03/2019 - 12:00 pm

Kings Place, Limehouse Room

Set in the first century AD, the author of Simon’s Wife traces, in a stunning fictionalised account, the events that led up to and beyond the dest...
Survivor Café

06/03/2019 - 12:30 pm

JW3,

As first hand survivors of many of the twentieth century’s most monumental events—the Holocaust, Hiroshima, the Killing Fields—begin to pass away, ...
Amos Oz: A Tribute

26/02/2019 - 8:00 pm

Kings Place, Hall 1

Amos Oz, celebrated Israeli author, wrote over 30 novels and short stories, widely translated from the Hebrew, poignant expressions of the human condition. H...
Amos Oz: A Tribute – Live Relay

26/02/2019 - 8:00 pm

Kings Place, Hall 2

Please note this is a live streaming of the event in Hall One. Amos Oz, celebrated Israeli author, wrote over 30 novels and short stories, widely tran...
How to Combat Antisemitism

07/02/2019 - 6:45 pm

Emmanuel Centre,

Deborah Lipstadt’s trial against Nazi sympathiser David Irving was a landmark victory for social justice and historical truth. But now anti-Jewish ...

In Association with How To Academy