August 16, 2018, 10:17 am
AN annual and much-anticipated tradition for book lovers, the Sydney Jewish Writers Festival inspires audiences through its dynamic program comprising provocative but respectful conversation, innovative ideas, and heart-tugging tales of survival. Sophie Deutsch takes a look at some of the main events on offer in this year's festival.
August 22, 2013, 10:04 am
June 13, 2013, 12:00 am
DESPITE the controversy that preceded this year’s Limmud-Oz, the event passed without incident over the long weekend and has been hailed as “the biggest ever, attracting 1200 participants including over 200 presenters”.
By Joshua Levi
September 5, 2012, 2:39 pm
September 19, 2011, 12:00 am
A RENOWNED Israeli scholar, who was scheduled to be The Shalom Institute’s scholar-in-residence, had to cancel her trip to Australia after her carer was denied an entry visa, prompting the institute’s program director to call the decision “discriminatory”.