Harrison Ford Announces New Science Literary Prize

In an effort to reward quality science writing, actor Harrison Ford joined science writer Rebecca D. Costa and E.O. Wilson, Pulitzer Prize-winning author and Harvard biology professor, to announce… More

Actor Harrison Ford pays an answer to Palo Alto

There was no bullwhip and no rakish fedora when Hollywood icon Harrison Ford came to Palo Alto Friday. Instead the actor and conservationist joined Pulitzer-prize-winning environmentalist Edward (E.O.) Wilson… More

PEN American Wins Amazon Grant

PEN American Center, the U.S. branch of the international literary and human rights group, announced yesterday that it has been awarded a twenty-five-thousand-dollar grant by Amazon. The money will… More

Amazon Awards PEN American Center $25K

Today Amazon.com, Inc. ((AMZN) awarded the PEN American Center a $25,000 grant to continue their work. The center will use the money to increase new media capabilities, and more… More

PEN American Center Names New Director

The PEN American Center, the American branch of the international literary and human rights organization, has announced the appointment of Steven Isenberg, a lawyer and professor of literature, as… More