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PEN America experts are available for interviews with the press. Please direct inquiries to Stephen Fee, senior director of communications and marketing, at [email protected] or at +1 202 309 8892.

At a time of unprecedented attacks against the free press, PEN America Members are taking action. Join us today.

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PEN applauds release of Mexican general

Writers throughout North America hailed the release of a Mexican general jailed for more than eight years for essays advocating human rights reforms for the armed forces in Mexico. More

Belarusian protesters in background; on top: “I Support PEN Belarus” and PEN America logo

Our sister organization PEN Belarus has spent years uplifting writers and supporting the freedom to write. Now, the government is trying to shut them down. Show your support and tell them they’re not alone.

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