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.
Listen to Yaa Gyasi read an excerpt from her new book TRANSCENDENT KINGDOM for @poetswritersinc, and don't miss her conversation with @rgay about the book at our virtual #PENOutLoud event on 9/1! Tickets now on sale at https://bit.ly/2Dxe02e. https://bit.ly/31XbPgi
On 8/17, PEN America and @acslaw will present a discussion on how the right to protest has come under attack, providing context for understanding the protections of the First Amendment as it relates to modern-day protesting & diving into the legislation: https://bit.ly/2PQ7aHB.
Long underrepresented in genre fiction, Native American and First Nations authors are reshaping sci-fi, often drawing on Native American and First Nations mythology and narrative traditions in ways that upend stereotypes. https://nyti.ms/3kLXj3G