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A monthly podcast for the Jewish community, produced in association with the Jewish Community Centre for London.

A monthly podcast for the Jewish community, produced in association with the Jewish Community Centre for London.
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London, United Kingdom

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The Guardian

Description:

A monthly podcast for the Jewish community, produced in association with the Jewish Community Centre for London.

Language:

English

Contact:

Kings Place, 90 York Way London N1 9GU 0044 20 3353 2999


Episodes

'The most religiously intense street in the UK' – Sounds Jewish podcast

5/10/2016
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In this episode broadcaster and oral historian Alan Dein eavesdrops on a day in the life of Oldhill Street in Hackney, a remarkable corner of London

Duration: 00:33:51


Laughter in Jewish culture - Sounds Jewish podcast

12/1/2014
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Alan Dein explores Jewish comedy through the stories of four Jews with a knack for making people laugh

Duration: 00:31:07


Sounds Jewish podcast: Jewish hair special

7/8/2014
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Alan Dein explores the world of shampoo, shaving and the sheitl, finding remarkable stories with Jewish hair at their roots.

Duration: 00:34:28


Sounds Jewish podcast: encounters

3/7/2014
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From steam baths to barmitzvah memories, Alan Dein digs out four remarkable stories on the theme of encounters

Duration: 00:40:26


Sounds Jewish podcast: Chanukah – keeping the flame burning

12/3/2013
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Four stories of Jewish life on the age-old Chanukah theme of tenacity and persistence against the odds: from the Austrian-Jewish refugee who maintained a lifelong love of two sets of parents to the music enthusiast reviving the Latin flame that once burned in Jewish hearts

Duration: 00:42:02


Sounds Jewish podcast: in the beginning

10/4/2013
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Four stories of Jewish life on the theme of beginnings, from the Hasidic woman breaking away to start a new life to the discovery of a dark family secret, from the start of a teenage night out at Edgware station to the tasting of the forbidden … a pork wonton

Duration: 00:36:25


Sounds Jewish podcast: Jewish Book Week special

3/1/2013
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A B Yehoshua, Judith Butler and Sam Leith join Hephzibah Anderson at Kings Place to mark Jewish Book Week 2013

Duration: 00:40:05


Sounds Jewish podcast: the Israel-Gaza conflict

11/29/2012
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Ian Black and Mark Gardner join Jason Solomons to discuss the eight days of conflict between Israel and Hamas in and around Gaza

Duration: 00:30:08


Sounds Jewish podcast: Hanukah and end of year review 2011

12/20/2011
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In this special end-of-year edition of the show, we'll be reviewing the Jewish highs and lows of 2011 and celebrating Hanukah with sugar-laced, deep-fried doughnuts and live music in the studio from Erran Baron Cohen and Jules Brookes. With guests Jonathan Freedland and Rachel Lasserson

Duration: 00:43:26


Sounds Jewish podcast: Jewish new year

9/27/2011
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We take a journey of sound, music and speech to mark the 10 Days of Penitence, from Rosh Hashanah to Yom Kippur

Duration: 00:26:47


Sounds Jewish podcast: June 2011

6/1/2011
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Jason discusses antisemitism in football with David Baddiel and Gerald Jacobs, and Jesse Eisenberg chats about his new film

Sounds Jewish: Passover special, April 2011 - podcast

4/18/2011
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Comedian David Schneider is joined by Maureen Lipman, Amy Rosenthal and Rabbi Jeremy Gordon as they gather for an evening of theatre based on the seder's central theme: freedom

Duration: 00:22:23


Sounds Jewish: February 2011

2/15/2011
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Joining Jason Solomons are Hagai Segal, Middle East politics lecturer at New York University London, and playwright Ryan Craig, to discuss regional turmoil and Israel on stage and screen

Duration: 00:30:22


Sounds Jewish: July 2010

7/16/2010
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Is the pope wading into troubled waters in his relations with Jews? Plus, an important anniversary for female rabbis. Jason is joined in the studio by Peter Stanford and Miriam Berger

Duration: 00:29:02