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""I appreciate passion. I do," board treasurer Deb Fridsma said at the meeting. "But it is a slippery slope. You cherish your freedom, but what you're doing now is taking other people's freedoms away." #FreeTheBooks @PENamerica https://twitter.com/CBSEveningNews/status/1577802703727722496
Tonight, Pen America's Prison and Justice Writing celebrates Prince Shakur on the publication of his debut memoir, WHEN THEY TELL YOU TO BE GOOD (@Tin_House)!
@prshakur will be in conversation with Jamal Joseph at @ptknitwear in NYC at 7pm. RSVP here: https://pen.org/event/when-they-tell-you-to-be-good-prince-shakur-in-conversation-with-jamal-joseph/
At @NYHistory's #PEN100 exhibit, visitors see literary greats and champions of free expression, such as "Toni Morrison, Susan Sontag, @MargaretAtwood, Arthur Miller in conversation with each other because they are part of our history," says @ClarisseRS.