Poet, lawyer, and activist Navarro received anonymous death threats, one written in blood, after carrying out investigations into allegations of torture against prisoners. He reported the threats to the…More
In February 2019, unknown individuals raided journalist and author Lizarraga Hernández’s home, stealing a voice recorder with journalistic information. In April 2019, she was a victim of doxing on…More
Dina Meza, an internationally renowned human rights defender, journalist, and founding member of PEN Honduras, experiences ongoing harassment and surveillance. PEN believes she is targeted for practicing free expression,…More
Padilla Figueroa, a journalist and student leader, was reportedly sentenced in 2017 to three years in prison for his participation in protests at the Honduran National Autonomous University. Though…More
Paul has been well-known for his stories exposing local government corruption. In the September 1991 military coup that deposed President Aristide, Paul was arrested and brutally tortured in police…More
The Ursula K. Le Guin Literary Trust will award the first-ever Ursula K. Le Guin Prize for Fiction in 2022, seeking to recognize "realists of a larger reality, who can imagine real grounds for hope and see alternatives to how we live now." https://bit.ly/2YYEhRO
Uplifting trusted community voices can be a powerful way to counter vaccine #misinformation. Join PEN America & @NCAI1944 for an interactive workshop led by tribal doctors and media literacy experts this Wednesday 10/20 on healthy digital behavior: https://bit.ly/3AIwbJz.