Book Week 2024 events

Book Week 24 featured 90 in-person and online events.

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Lemn Sissay: Let the Light Pour In

Kings Place, London

PEN Pinter Prize winner and Sunday Times bestseller Lemn Sissay comes to Book Week for the first time to perform the best of the witty, wonder-filled short poems he composes at the…

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Being Jewish in Modern Britain

Kings Place, London & Livestream

Emma Barnett, Sally Berkovic, Howard Jacobson and Hugo Rifkind on being Jewish in Britain today.

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Livestream - Being Jewish in Modern Britain

Kings Place, London

Emma Barnett, Sally Berkovic, Howard Jacobson and Hugo Rifkind on being Jewish in Britain today.

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Burton & Taylor

Kings Place, London

From romance to recrimination, Erotic Vagrancy: Everything About Richard Burton & Elizabeth Taylor biographer Roger Lewis joins Tanya Gold to discuss one of the most iconic relationships of the 20th century.

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Torah & Tradition in an Age of Doubt

Kings Place, London

Rabbi Dr Raphael Zarum discusses his reasoned responses to some of Judaism's most challenging questions of belief, science and ethics with writer Devorah Baum.

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What is Jewish History For?

Kings Place, London

Acclaimed historians Simon Schama, Jonathan Brent and Miri Rubin explore the importance of studying Jewish history.

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Genesis Emerging Writers 2024

Kings Place, London

The culmination of our Emerging Writers Programme in partnership with the Genesis Foundation, covering fiction, poetry and non-fiction.

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Adi Toch: Place to Place

Kings Place, London

Acclaimed metal artist Adi Toch on her unique commission from the V&A.

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Jewish Dimensions of the War in Ukraine

Kings Place, London

Special free event on Ukraine and its Jewish community

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Nicholas Hytner in Conversation

Kings Place, London

Sir Nicholas joins fellow Olivier-winner Elliot Levey to reflect on an extraordinary stage and screen career, from Miss Saigon and The Madness of King George to running the National and…

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Kindertransport and Beyond

Kings Place, London

Lady Milena Grenfell-Baines, rescued by Nicholas Winton, joins educator Trudy Gold and the authors of The Kindertransport: What Really Happened and Child Migrant Voices in Modern Britain.

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The State of Desire

Kings Place, London

Cultural anthropologist Lea Taragin-Zeller explores the conflict between the Israeli state’s attempts to discourage large families and Orthodox Jews’ traditional practices.

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Book Week supporters

Dangoor Education
Eduard Shyfrin and Family
Genesis Foundation
Klein Family Foundation
The National Library of Israel
Pears Foundation
The Edith & Ferdinand Porjes Charitable Fund