Opening Hours

MAIN LIBRARY:

Tuesday & Wednesday:  10- 6pm

Thursday & Friday:         10 - 7pm

Saturday & Sunday:        12 - 4pm

DEDICATED CHILDREN'S AREA:

Tuesday & Friday:            10 - 5pm

Saturday:                          12 - 4pm

Children can borrow books and DVDs during Main Library Hours.

RHYME TIME - suggested £3 per child:

  • Tuesdays at 10.30 with Cara

  • Fridays at 10.30 with Sasha

Monday & Bank Holidays : LIBRARY CLOSED

11 September 2017

Philippe Sands - SOLD OUT

Philippe Sands, QC is a Franco-British lawyer at Matrix Chambers, and Professor of Laws and Director of the Centre on International Courts and Tribunals at University College London.

His best selling book: "East West Street: On the Origins of Genocide and Crimes against Humanity" (2016) has been the subject of a television film. 

He will be talking with Piers Plowright about the many personal issues involved in the book.


This book is the

  • WINNER OF THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE FOR NON-FICTION AND JQ-WINGATE LITERARY PRIZE
  • SHORTLISTED FOR THE SLIGHTLY FOXED BEST FIRST BIOGRAPHY AWARD AND DUFF COOPER PRIZE

 

" When international lawyer Philippe Sands receivd an invitation to deliver a lecture in the Western Ukranian City of Lviv, he began to uncover a series of extraordinary historical co-incidences . It set him on a quest that would take him half way around the world in an exploration of the origins of international law and the pursuit of his own secret family history, beginning and ending on the last day of the Nurenburg trial...."

 

14th September at Keats Community Library, Keats Grove NW3 2RN

Start at 7.30pm; Refreshements available from 7pm .

Tickets are £10 and availalbe in advance from the library (cloded Monday) and on-line from WeGottickets.com - You can use this LINK HERE

We plan to have the book available to buy at the event.

Note that the Library now has an audio loop  and those with hearing aids can access the talk from anywhere in the room