Free Expression Digest: Fri., April 22

Five journalists released from prison in Myanmar, Mauritanian blogger's death sentence upheld, New York City poll workers threaten journalist. More

Ann Tenna

We feature an excerpt by Marissa Acocella Marchetto, a cartoonist for The New Yorker, from her upcoming graphic novel Ann Tenna, set in the bizarre world of New York-based… More


You enter people’s lives through the back door for one day or a few. You dig around in their underwear, pack up their sheets, and by the end of… More

Writers Support Park51 Project, Religious Freedom

PEN American Center, the New York-based center of the 89-year-old international literary and human rights organization PEN, today released a statement in support of the proposed Park51 Community Center… More