150 Writers, 30 Countries: PEN World Voices Festival, April 25–May 1
Booksellers and their customers are invited to use the discount code WRITE2016 to get 20 percent off most events during the 12th Annual PEN World Voices Festival of International… More
Objective/Reality: Gabriel Orozco with Colm Tóibín
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Don’t miss tonight’s lively conversation about self-censorship from the perspective of writers! Tune into our town hall, featuring @SuzanneNossel, @JennyBoylan, @WajahatAli, @JohnHMcWhorter, and Carmen Maria Machado: https://youtu.be/CoHArw08NBc.
BREAKING: 2021 #FreedomToWrite honoree Baktash Abtin, a writer wrongfully imprisoned in Iran, has been moved to a hospital. We call on authorities to share his condition with his family. We demand his immediate release, so that he may receive medical care. https://pen.org/press-release/on-day-against-censorship-pen-america-and-pen-sydney-call-on-iran-to-release-imprisoned-writers/
PEN America president @ayadakhtar opens tonight’s discussion on self-censorship with remarks. Tune in PEN America’s town hall live now: https://youtu.be/CoHArw08NBc.