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.
Join us this Wednesday, Feb 1st @ 6pm as we welcome @PENamerica Birmingham in a conversation with Imani Perry, author of “South to America: A Journey Below the Mason Dixon to Understand the Soul of a Nation.” Scan the QR code on the flyer now to get registered.
Brought to you by @PENamerica, @MadeinNY, and @SchomburgCenter: The Literary Activism Summit will highlight the past, present, and future of Literary Activism in New York City. Reserve your spot NOW!
Near the end of @SalmanRushdie's new novel, the narrator is blinded by an angry rival. It's eerily prescient: Rushdie lost an eye in an attack on him last year; however, the publisher says the manuscript was already completed. https://www.latimes.com/entertainment-arts/books/story/2023-01-30/salman-rushdies-new-novel-victory-city-reminds-us-how-his-writing-changed-the-world