PEN outraged by targeted murder of Pakistani rights activist
The murder of Sabeen Mahmud, director of bookstore and community space The Second Floor (T2F), today in Karachi showcases the heinous fear tactics used to quash dissent in Pakistan,… More
Join PEN America Today
Defend free expression, support persecuted writers, and promote literary culture.
Get updates on events, literary awards, free expression issues, and global news.
There has never been a better time to join PEN America. Get your Reader Membership for only $50 and gain discounts to publications and communities such as Feminist Press, Ploughshares, Catapult Writing Classes, and many more! https://pen.org/membership/
In a comprehensive report on representation and racial equity in the trade book publishing industry, we found deep and persistent obstacles to bringing more titles by authors of color to commercial success. Read more: