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As a PEN America Member, you are at the forefront of the struggle to protect press freedom here in the United States, and free expression around the globe.

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New York Literary Gala

The PEN America Literary Gala brings together an impressive group of leading writers who sit among guests as Literary Hosts. 

Los Angeles LitFest Gala

PEN America’s LitFest Gala is a celebration of free expression and the literary arts.

Authors' Evenings

The PEN America Authors’ Evenings are nights of literary dinners in private homes and intimate settings in New York City.


Corporate Philanthropy

Our corporate partners are committed to protecting free expression and celebrating and promoting essential voices of literature.


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