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PEN America is the leading organization fighting book bans, protecting the freedom to read, and ensuring that people everywhere have the freedom to create literature, convey information and ideas, and express their views. A donation to PEN America supports our work to protect writers and access to books, celebrate literature, and defend free speech. Please join us today.

Help us continue to champion the freedom to write and celebrate essential voices of literature by making an online donation to PEN America today, becoming a PEN America Member, making a gift in honor of a loved one, leaving a legacy gift, or supporting one of our signature events.

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