PEN America Launches Six New Regional Chapters, Expanding Nationwide Reach
“At a time of exceptional threats to free expression and open discourse, our chapters will bring years of mobilization, activism and organizing among writing communities across the country to… More
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“Art En Grève” was created in December as trade unions called for protests against the French government’s new pension scheme: https://bit.ly/2Vu6snd. Learn more about how PEN's Artists at Risk Connection safeguards the free expression of artists here: https://bit.ly/2whnVVG
[email protected] highlights the impressive line-up we have planned for #penworldvoices: https://bit.ly/2wRcC6B. From @MargaretAtwood to #ZadieSmith, @Elif_Safak, and @nhannahjones, we're excited to be joined by over 150 writers at this year's festival.
“I’m the son of undocumented, illiterate Mexican farm workers. My upbringing has not hindered my success and ambition." Read @be_latina's insightful article on poet Rigoberto González, who will receive the PEN/Voelcker Award for Poetry at #PENLitAwards: https://bit.ly/3aehVLO.