The PEN Pod: Finding Inspiration in History with Maaza Mengiste
“What writers and novelists force us to do in the work is to pause. . . And if there’s anything that COVID has made me consider, it’s how we… More
Workshop—Jackson Taylor: Literary Forms in Prison, or From the UNI to the FREE!
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What does it mean for literary artists to “do the work?” We're exploring this topic with @arianathepoet, @frutaconchil3, and @marwahelal in a 12/9 panel discussion moderated by @Heredia_Alej. Presented by NYFA and @PENamerica: https://bit.ly/35BFQWj
Join us for a special conversation about writing climate change with Amitov Ghosh and Terry Tempest Williams, moderated by Emily Raboteau on 12/1 at 4PM ET: https://virginia.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ebe3qE4dRJydpyIgI0Eqcw
Former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch will receive the Freedom of Expression Courage Award at this year's virtual #PENgala for her bravery in exposing abuses of power. Learn more at https://bit.ly/2J2mXCV and RSVP at https://bit.ly/2VbiO2e.