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Poet Ilsa Gilbert and rising female writers lead a night of readings and discussion of their recent works at the annual PEN Women’s Literary Workshop Readings and Reception event. The PEN Women’s Literary Workshop, now celebrating its 25th year, invites all writers and readers, regardless of gender, to participate in sharing and discussing their work.

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