The PEN Ten with Oddný Eir
"The writer is responsible for what he writes. I'm old fashioned and think that the writer is responsible for making us more responsible and keeping words alive so we… More
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What does academic freedom mean now, and how might it change?
Here's our whole Future Trends Forum conversation with @ACEducation and @PENamerica researchers:
#RIP John Woods, Masterly Translator of Thomas Mann, Dies at 80
Woods was the recipient of two PEN America Translation awards, in 1981 and 1987
"They're going to destroy free speech in the name of trying to save it."
PEN America CEO @SuzanneNossel discusses book bans and educational gag orders with @jonathanalter https://oldgoats.substack.com/p/book-bans-are-big-again-in-america #BannedBooks #Censorship #EdScare