PEN America stands at the intersection of literature and human rights to protect open expression in the United States and worldwide. We champion the freedom to write, recognizing the power of the word to transform the world. Our mission is to unite writers and their allies to celebrate creative expression and defend the liberties that make it possible.
Current Career Opportunities
Senior Manager, Editorial Projects, Prison and Justice Writing
PEN America seeks a senior manager to oversee all aspects of our Prison and Justice Writing Program’s written content and writing fellowships. More
Senior Manager, The Freewrite Project, Prison and Justice Writing
PEN America seeks a creative, energetic, and results-oriented senior manager with expertise in issues surrounding mass incarceration to launch The Freewrite Project. More
Program Manager, Digital Safety and Online Abuse Defense
PEN America seeks a program manager to lead our work to protect writers, journalists, artists, and activists from online abuse and bolster their digital safety. More