Act 1, Scene 1Setting: A dingy jail cell side-by-side with another cell already filled with one inmate. DOTTIE PERKINS, a tough-looking, stocky, large-breasted correctional officer drags FRANKIE HART, an inmate,…More
TOMORROW: Join PEN America, @HumanitiesGC, @CullmanNYPL, & @segalcenter for the 20th and final week of Translating the Future, with “A Flight of Tokarczuk Translators,” featuring 12 of Olga Tokarczuk's translators, and moderated by Susan Harris. https://bit.ly/3hKHAit
Authorities in the southwestern Chinese province of Yunnan have formally arrested a dissident poet, Wang Zang, who spoke out in support of the Hong Kong protest movement and his wife, Wang Li, on subversion charges. https://bit.ly/32TiKsF
Poet Claudia Rankine's latest book, JUST US, has been named by @oprahmagazine as a must-read this fall: https://bit.ly/3cwNT8E. Join Claudia Rankine in conversation with @proseb4bros for a #PENOutLoud event discussing her new book on 9/30! Tickets: https://bit.ly/2XXutn1.