Maayan Dauber comes to PEN America with seven years of experience in fundraising. After finishing a Ph.D. in English at Princeton University, Maayan joined the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) development team, where she oversaw their Major Gifts and Patron Programs. Following BAM, Maayan worked at America Friends of the Israel Philharmonic, raising money along the East Coast and Canada from foundations, corporations, and individuals.
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"There need to be spaces for Americans to learn about Blackness outside of an American context," writes @KeishelNOTKesha in reaction to @ChimamandaReal's novel Half of a Yellow Sun being challenged and banned from a classroom in Michigan. #BannedBooks https://pen.org/chimamanda-ngozie-adichies-half-of-a-yellow-sun-the-danger-of-a-single-untold-story/?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=social-pug
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PEN America Calls for Release of Imprisoned Iranian Writers and Artists as Anti-Government Protests Land Dissident Voices in Jail. #Iran #RezaKhandanMahabadi https://pen.org/press-release/pen-america-calls-for-release-of-imprisoned-iranian-writers-and-artists-as-anti-government-protests-land-dissident-voices-in-jail/?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=social-pug