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Weekly round-up of pressing threats and notable goings-on in free expression in the United States and around the world. More

In Conversation: Vladimir Sorokin and Keith Gessen

In today's PEN Podcast, we feature a conversation between n+1 co-editor Keith Gessen and Russian novelist Vladimir Sorokin. Sorokin's novel The Blizzard was recently longlisted for PEN's 2016 Literary… More

Putin’s New Assault on Digital Freedom

The president of Russia signed a new controversial law requiring bloggers to register if they receive more than 3,000 unique views. Grigory Pasko, member of PEN Russia, responds. More

In Conversation: Vladimir Sorokin and Keith Gessen

Vladimir Sorokin, considered by many to be the next Roberto Bolaño, is one of Russia's most accomplished and well-regarded novelists and dramatists. English translations of his masterpieces, Ice Trilogy… More

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