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Nov
15
6:30 PM18:30

JEWISH BOOK WEEK: An Evening with Matthew Weiner

Waterstones Piccadilly

In the final JBW event in London, Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner appears in conversation with Joe Haddow (host of the Man Booker Prize). Weiner will be discussing his new fictional work Heather, the Totality. 6.30pm. £5. Waterstones Piccadilly, W1V 9LE. www.jewishbookweek.com

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Nov
15
2:00 PM14:00

Lunchtime Art Talk: Albert Reuss in Mousehole - The Artist as Refugee

Waterstones

Susan Soyinka discusses the recent publication of her biography about the late Austrian artist, Albert Reuss, who fled Nazi rule in 1938 and spent much of the rest of his life in seclusion with his wife Rosa in Mousehole, Cornwall. Barbara Warnock from the Wiener Library joins Soyinka in conversation. 2pm. £5, £3 concs. Waterstones, WC1E 6EQ. www.waterstones.com

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Nov
7
to Dec 5

Holocaust Reading Group

Manchester Jewish Museum

A weekly Tuesday meet-up to present and discuss new trends in academic Holocaust studies. Dr Jean-Marc Dreyfus, Reader in Holocaust Studies at Manchester University, will lead the discussions and provide access to the set texts. Email jean-marc.dreyfus@manchester.ac.uk to register. 5-7pm. FREE. Manchester Jewish Museum, M8 8LW. www.manchesterjewishstudies.org/holocaust-reading-group

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