News and Events

thumbnail_3A4A4516-2.jpgMonday 3rd September 2018
Exiled Writers at the Poetry Café
Aviva will host Between Two Worlds featuring poets Sarala Estruch, Abol Froushan, Maria Jastrzębska and Nick Mahoka with singer Sarit Aloni. No advance booking necessary. For more information click here.


Sunday 7th October 2018
Swindon Poetry Festival
Aviva will read from Primers Volume Three alongside her fellow Primers poets Sarala Estruch and Romalyn Ante. For more information click here.


Monday 12th November 2018
Yehuda Amichai Festival at the Free Word Centre
An evening hosted by Amichai’s widow Hana and their son David at which Aviva will read Amichai’s and her own poetry alongside Eva Hoffman, Pascale Petit, Erez Biton, Yvonne Green and Eve Grubin. The event will be chaired by Hazel Scotland. To book click here.


Tuesday 27th November 2018
The Remarkable Isaac Rosenberg at JW3, London
Isaac Rosenberg, best known for his poems, many written while serving on the Western Front, was also a fine painter (Slade School of Art). To commemorate his birthday, Aviva will discuss his Jewish identity & creative life and ask how an East End Jew became known as “the most remarkable of the British poets killed in the First World War”. To book click here.


Wednesday 28th November 2018
Mysts and Mellow Fruitfulness at the Tara Theatre
Aviva is the curator of a new series of Tara Poetry. This launch event will be an evening of poetry and jazz at which Aviva will read with poets Maura Dooley, Sophie Herxheimer and Shazea Quraishi alongside classic jazz standards performed by singer Michal Ish-Horowicz. To book click here.


Friday 21st December – Thursday 27th December 2018
Limmud Festival
Aviva will be a presenter at Limmud, an international festival of Jewish Arts and Culture, co-chairing the Book Club with Shoshi Ish-Horowicz, speaking on panels and delivering a series of lectures on Jewish Bloomsbury. For more information and to book click here.