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Posts tagged ‘Jewish Book Week’

What makes a Jewish book?

this afternoon (thursday 14th), 3.30-3.41pm, on bbc radio 4 (repeated from 4.02pm on sunday)

open book (presented by mariella frostrup) leads with …

“As Jewish Book Week comes to an end, novelists Charlotte Mendelson and Nathan Englander reflect on what makes a Jewish book, and whether the experience of being a Jewish writer differs between the US and UK.”

including interview wih … 

• british novelist charlotte mendelson

• american novelist nathan englander


Charlotte Salomon

this evening (monday 5th), 7.35-7.43pm, on bbc radio 4
front row (presented by john wilson) concludes with …

“Artist Charlotte Salomon died aged 26 in Auschwitz, leaving behind an impressive autobiographical series of over 700 paintings called Life? or Theatre?: A Song-play.
Ahead of events on Salomon at Jewish Book Week, • Griselda Pollock and • Waldemar Januszczak discuss her life and work.” (more…)

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