Join Aviva to explore the richness of modern Jewish culture through reading Israeli, European and American literature.
Dr 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.
The books will be as follows:-
28 Oct: Send me a Parcel with a Hundred Lovely Things by Carry Gorney
4 Nov: 100 Days by Gabriel Josipovici
11 Nov: Ways of Living by Gemma Seltzer
18 Nov: Invisible Walls: A Journalist in Search of Her Life by Hella Pick
25 Nov: The First Lady of Fleet Street: The Life, Fortune and Tragedy of Rachel Beer by Eilat Negev
2 Dec: Chanukah Special: Modern Jewish Literature about Biblical Stories of Resistance
9 Dec: Daughters of the Labyrinth by Ruth Padel
16 Dec: Ethel Rosenberg: A Cold War Tragedy by Anne Sebba