Even in Times of War, Art Must Not be Canceled

Amid rising antisemitism and anti-Muslim bigotry around the world, artists are facing intensified scrutiny for expressing their opinions, including on social media. In response, galleries and art institutions in… More

Narges Mohammadi image on a screen at PEN gala.

Commemorating the Day of the Imprisoned Writer

Authoritarian governments instinctively fear writers because of their ability to inspire people to interrogate the present and dream of a better future. Instead of valuing the positive role writers… More