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London School of Jewish Studies

Modern Jewish Literature

  • Subject: Jewish Culture
  • Start date: 30 October
  • Duration: 21 weeks
  • Day(s): Monday
  • Start time: 10:00 am
  • End time: 12:00 pm

Modern Jewish Literature at LSJS is a unique exploration into the modern Jewish books that really matter. What books have influenced us? Which ones have amused, insulted and entertained us? Which books do we love, which ones do we want everyone
to read and which ones do we want forgotten?

30 Oct
Abraham Cahan, A Ghetto Wedding and A Providential Match: the American dream?

6 Nov
Isaac Bashevis Singer, Zeitl and Rickl and Henne Fire: wild women

13 Nov
Christabel Bielenberg, The Past is Myself: ‘a Jew story’

20 Nov
Melvyn Jules Bukiet, Nothing Sets You Free: the 2Gs

27 Nov
Michael Elkins, Forged in Fury: fact/fiction/revenge

4 Dec
Ayelet Gundar-Goshen, Waking Lions: Israel struggling

11 Dec
Sam Kassow, Who Will Write Our Story? The tale of Oyneg Shabes

Pre-book for a WHOLE YEAR (21 weeks) or  TERM (7 weeks) by click on ADD TO BASKET. Pay at the door per session £12 (concession).