April 30, 2011 | Mendez Boxing | New York City
With Lou Di Bella, Tor Hamer, David Margolick, and Tim Struby; moderated by Christopher Isenberg with an introduction by Steven L. Isenberg
Co-sponsored by Mendez Boxing New York
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Boxing has always held a special place among writers, including Norman Mailer, once PEN’s president. This panel brings together informed and lively perspectives to discuss that tradition, as well as the place of boxing in writing today, whether biography, journalism, fiction, or screenwriting.
• Deji Olukotun: This was the most fascinating panel at PEN World Voices that I attended all week. [More]