26 Shevat 5777
22 February 2017
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London School of Jewish Studies

Modern Jewish Literature (Spring 2017)

  • Subject: Jewish Culture
  • Start date: 23 January
  • Duration: 7 weeks
  • Day(s): Monday
  • Start time: 10:00 am
  • End time: 12:00 pm

Don’t miss your chance to join our very popular weekly look at the world of Modern Jewish Literature. Each week discover a new book or author, delve into their writings, their characters and their history.

23 Jan
Judas now & then: a modern classic from Amos Oz

30 Jan
My Quarrel with Hersh Rasseyner: Chaim Grade’s eternal argument

6 Feb
Sephardi self-destruction: Sarit Yishai-Levi’s Beauty Queen of Jerusalem

13 Feb
Half Term


20 Feb
The Bird and The Shochet: Isaac Bashevis Singer runs wild

27 Feb
Floating above Vitebsk: the writing of Marc & Bella Chagall

6 March
Shtum: Jem Lester’s painful tale of keeping quiet

13 March
Lion’s Honey: David Grossman rewinds the tape of Samson