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March 2019

Jewish Book Week

3 March
Kings Place, 90 York Way
London, N1 9AG United Kingdom
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£9.50

Aurelia Young, daughter of the sculptor, will be in conversation with art historian Patrick Bade.

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Poetry Book Display

3 March - 31 March
The National Poetry Library, Level 5, Royal Festival Hall Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road
London, SE1 8XX United Kingdom
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A display of books by eleven poets from the National Poetry Library collection of refugee poets, or descendents of refugees, who came to Britain from Nazi Europe

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Book Launch, Hans Keller 1919-1985: A musician in dialogue with his times

4 March
Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Silk Street
London, City of London EC2Y 8DT
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Free

Alison Garnham and Susi Woodhouse present their new centenary biography of Hans Keller, in an evening of music and readings. On Hans Keller’s birthday itself, the Belcea Quartet perform Haydn’s Op.76 No.2 and Britten’s Third Quartet (which Britten dedicated to Keller).

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Words: Insiders / Outsiders

6 March 7:00 pm
Kings Place, 90 York Way
London, N1 9AG United Kingdom
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£9.50

Words: Jewish Book Week. Anna Nyburg, Daniel Snowman and Monica Bohm-Duchen. Insiders/Outsiders examines the extraordinarily rich contribution of refugees from Nazi-dominated Europe to the visual culture, art education and art-world structures of the United Kingdom.

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Hans Keller Centenary Celebration

16 March
Clare Hall, Herschel Road
Cambridge, Cambridge CB3 9AL
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Cambridge University Library (home of the Hans Keller Archive), the Faculty of Music and Clare Hall combine in a day of talks, discussion and music celebrating Hans Keller’s Centenary.

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April 2019

Great British Jews: A Celebration – Curator talk

8 April 3:00 pm
Jewish Museum London, Raymond Burton House 129-131 Albert Street
London, NW1 7NB United Kingdom
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Free

This playful exhibition celebrates the huge contribution that Jews have made to this country across a variety of cultural, scientific and commercial fields.

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May 2019

Schwitters Spoken Loud and Softly: Florian Kaplick live performance

8 May 6:00 pm
Cample Line, Cample Mill
Cample, Dumfriesshire Scotland DG3 5HD United Kingdom
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Free

In a special event to mark the closing of Heather Ross’ installation The Loud and the Soft Speakers, musician and performer Florian Kaplick (the main protagonist in Ross's installation) will give a live performance of Kurt Schwitter’s two most iconic works. This will include a performance of Schwitters' seminal sound poem The Ursonate (approx 40 mins) and a new interpretation of his famous poem An Anna Blume.

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Great British Jews: A Celebration – Curator talk

13 May 3:00 pm
Jewish Museum London, Raymond Burton House 129-131 Albert Street
London, NW1 7NB United Kingdom
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Free

This playful exhibition celebrates the huge contribution that Jews have made to this country across a variety of cultural, scientific and commercial fields.

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Towards an Open Land Project: On the Frontline: Jewish and Muslim Poets Speak Out

25 May 12:30 pm
Nottingham Writers’ Studio, 25 Hockley
Nottingham, NG1 1FH United Kingdom
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With poets Amir Darwish, Dr Jennifer Langer, Mohamed Mohamed and Jill Abram. Come and hear their poems and join them in discussion.

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June 2019

Book Talk: A Small Dark Quiet

6 June 6:30 pm
Wiener Library, 29 Russell Square
London, WC1B 5DP United Kingdom
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Miranda Gold​ will be discussing her haunting novel, A Small Dark Quiet​, with ​writer, critic and former deputy director of English PEN​, Catherine Taylor​.

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Insiders/Outsiders Talk: Monica Bohm-Duchen

10 June 7:00 pm
Five Leaves Bookshop, 14a Long Row
Nottingham, NG1 2DH United Kingdom
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£3

Refugees from the Nazis and their contribution to British visual culture: a talk by art historian, Monica Bohm-Duchen, the creative director of the Insiders Outsiders Festival

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Great British Jews: A Celebration – Curator talk

17 June 3:00 pm
Jewish Museum London, Raymond Burton House 129-131 Albert Street
London, NW1 7NB United Kingdom
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Free

This playful exhibition celebrates the huge contribution that Jews have made to this country across a variety of cultural, scientific and commercial fields.

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