Aviva dives into 2021 exploring the richness of modern Jewish culture through reading Israeli, European and American literature. 

Aviva Dautch is the Executive Director of Jewish Renaissance, the UK's Jewish arts magazine. She is a published poet, has a PhD in literature and lectures on modern Jewish literature weekly at JW3. She is a regular contributor to courses and programmes for the British Library, British Museum and BBC Radio 4 and LSJS.

14 Jan: Kings of Shanghai by Jonathan Newman (also published as The Last Kings of Shanghai

21 Jan: Motherland by Leah Franqui 

28 Jan: Golem Girl: A Memoir by Riva Lehrer 

4 Feb: The Hours Count by Jillian Cantor 

11 Feb: Guide to the Perplexed by Dara Horn 

18 Feb: Half term, no session

25 Feb: The Book of V. by Anna Solomon 

4 Mar: The Aleppo Codex by Matti Friedman 

11 Mar: The Arro­gant Years by Lucette Lagnado 

18 Mar: Pesach and the Seder in Modern Jewish Literature 

Please note

Series bookings can only be made prior to the course start date by selecting the first week. Subsequently, only individual sessions can be booked.

There will be no class on 18 February. 

A Zoom link to join this event will be included in the confirmation email upon booking.

Dates - -

£12 per session or £90 for the series

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