- United Against Hate—2017 PEN World Voices Festival
United Against Hate—2017 PEN World Voices Festival
Voices in the arts rally against hate with performances, readings, and conversations from Ani DiFranco, Marlon James, Colum McCann, Suphala, Andrew Solomon, Suzanne Nossel, and Salman Rushdie in this video from the 2017 PEN World Voices Festival.
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We're honored to be partnering with PEN America and Strand Book Store on a quartet of programs featuring Roxane Gay, Yaa Gyasi, Ayad Akhtar, Ben Rhodes, Marilynne Robinson, and Alexander Chee! @strandbookstore @PENamerica @Claremont5Cs https://twitter.com/PENamerica/status/1293635623987929089
Lawyers representing Kenyan journalist Yassin Juma say authorities are still holding him in detainment, despite an Ethiopian court last week ordering his release on bail. Press freedom groups are calling on Ethiopian authorities to release the journalists. https://bit.ly/2CkmnNO
[email protected] and ARC call for the freedom of @BFreeTheatre members detained while protesting the recent presidential election results. Their arrests were "politically motivated attempts to silence critical voices." Read our full statement here: