Reading Burma: Conclusion and Blessing

Salman Rushdie offers concluding remarks to Reading Burma: A Benefit for Cyclone Relief and Freedom of Expression in Burma, and Burmese Monks at the event bestow a blessing on… More

Cynthia Ozick: Writers, Visible and Invisible

Cynthia Ozick delivered the following speech as part of the 2008 Literary Awards Ceremony. Ozick is the winner of the 2008 PEN/Nabokov Award, which honors a living author for… More

A Tribute to Chinua Achebe

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie talks about growing up against the landscape of Things Fall Apart, as part of PEN's Tribute to Chinua Achebe. More