Statement on sentencing of International PEN Vice President Predrag Matvejevic
The Writers in Prison Committee of International PEN condemns the use of criminal defamation laws that led to the conviction of its vice president, Croatian writer Predrag Matvejevic, to… More
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Today on #ThePENPod, author and @pen_ev alum #ParnazForoutan highlights how immigrant voices are crucial to hear amid this crisis. We also talk about the curtailment of free speech and the status of our nation’s jails and prisons. LISTEN 🎧: https://bit.ly/39E2R9H.
For Thursday’s #thePENpod, author Parnaz Foroutan on why immigrant voices in literature are especially crucial right now. https://anchor.fm/penamerica/episodes/Episode-12-A-World-Turned-Upside-Down-With-Parnaz-Foroutan-ec8oap