- Opening Night: The Drug Edition
Opening Night: The Drug Edition
For this flagship event, leading international authors share their philosophical inquiries into our society’s need for mind-altering drugs and the all-too-human desire to escape reality. A look at the highs and lows of the multibillion-dollar drug industry.
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Our special guests have arrived! Senator @CoryBooker joins 2022 PEN/Benenson Courage Award honoree @Jack_Petocz, Asia Kate Dillon, PEN America CEO @SuzanneNossel & PEN America president @ayadakhtar on the red carpet at #PENgala.
Student activist @Jack_Petocz will receive this year’s PEN/Benenson Courage Award tonight at #PENgala! Tune in at 7:30PM ET to watch the event LIVE: https://bit.ly/3LzjuWQ.