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PEN America at BookExpo and BookCon 2017

Join PEN America, alongside members of the publishing industry and book lovers from around the world to unite in a celebration of the act of storytelling at BookExpo and BookCon. If… More

BURTON WATSON (1925 – 2017)

Burton Watson, the great translator of classical Chinese and Japanese literature and recipient of the 2015 PEN/Ralph Manheim Medal for Translation, passed away in Japan earlier this month at the… More

Membership Internship

Summer 2017 PEN America Membership Internship PEN America seeks membership interns to work closely with the Senior Membership Manager. Interns will gain an overview of the literary and publishing communities… More