Iran: A Conversation with Maziar Bahari and The Daily Show?s Jason Jones
World Nomads Lebanon: Rawi Hage
Peter Schneider in Conversation
Face-to-Face: Confronting the Torturers: A PEN Freedom to Write Event
Words and Stories: Juan Felipe Herrera in Conversation with Willie Perdomo
Literary Voices, Loud & Clear
The Argentinean-born author Rodrigo Fresan spoke at a BenettonTalk Young Writers Series on Saturday, as part of the PEN World Voices Festival. His new novel, "Kensington Gardens," is a… More
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Outstanding piece by @andreacgore, Vacek Chair in pharmacology/professor of psychology at UT-Austin, defending faculty tenure against SB 18. She argues that immunotherapy would not exist if UT-Austin had not given tenure to its discoverer. https://www.houstonchronicle.com/opinion/outlook/article/university-texas-andrea-gore-professor-tenure-17816783.php
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