Lily Philpott

Lily Philpott

Lily Philpott was born in South America, raised in New England, and studied Literature and Creative Writing at Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland and Beloit College in Wisconsin. She is thrilled to take on the role of Public Programs Coordinator at PEN America, bringing a robust yearly calendar of public programs to life, and coordinating Lit Crawl NYC. Lily first joined PEN as the Membership & Programs Assistant, and worked most recently on the 2017 PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature. Prior to joining PEN America, she worked with the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, and at the Public Theater’s Shakespeare in the Park.