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PEN America Virtual Authors’ Evening with Masha Gessen

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Date: Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Time: 7:00pm ET
Location: Zoom
Donation to Attend: $250 per ticket

Join us for a virtual intimate evening with Masha Gessen, an award-winning writer and PEN America Trustee, to discuss their new book Surviving Autocracy. Gessen is the author of 11 books including The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia, which won the National Book Award in 2017. Gessen has written about Russia, autocracy, L.G.B.T. rights, Vladimir Putin, and Donald Trump, among others, for The New York Review of Books and the New York Times.

A $250 donation is required to attend this very special evening. This donation is considered 100 percent tax-deductible and supports PEN America’s mission to defend writers and free expression at a time of unprecedented need. Please fill out the form below to make a contribution and reserve your ticket. Your generosity is deeply appreciated.

Space will be limited to 25 guests to facilitate audience participation and discussion. Following your RSVP, you will be sent the Zoom meeting invitation. This is a private video meeting, and only guests who are on the RSVP list will be permitted to join. 

Please contact Hannah Waltz at hwaltz@pen.org for any additional questions or concerns.


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