Allison Lee Joins PEN America as Los Angeles Director to Drive Engagement with Writers to Defend Free Expression
Allison Lee said: “I’ve spent my career with human rights as my north star. My goal is to work closely with LA’s vibrant community of writers, screenwriters, directors, and… More
[VIRTUAL] The Book Ban Wave: Educational Censorship in SoCal
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School librarians vilified as the ‘arm of Satan’ in book-banning wars https://www.latimes.com/politics/story/2023-01-27/school-librarians-vilified-as-the-arm-of-satan-in-book-banning-wars
I have been thinking a lot of educational gag orders. @PENamerica is a great resource. https://pen.org/issue/educational-censorship/
Almost forty years ago, I took an undergraduate history class on WWII with Professor Larry Gelfand, a well-respected teacher and scholar @uiowa. 1/
yo! 2021 fellow here saying that if u qualify, you shoul apply ASAP! being a PEN fellow was such a necessary experience for my development as a working writer that I 10/10 recommend❤️ https://twitter.com/jjackso92/status/1617903189864640513