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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.

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Senior Accountant

PEN America seeks a skilled, efficient, and detail-oriented senior accountant to support our finance operations. More