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Call to PEN Members

Nominate your favourite piece of women’s writing for International Women’s Day – 8th March In celebration of International Women’s Day (8th March) and PEN’s 90th anniversary, PEN International asks PEN members to nominate one piece of writing by a...

Voices Around the World

By Joanne Leedom-Ackerman, former International Secretary of PEN International Each month notices of writers under threat come across my desk. I find myself studying the pictures of the writers when there are pictures, writing down their names, and when...

PEN Protesta! Blog #5

Written by Marian Botsford Fraser, Chair of the Writers in Prison Committee, PEN International. Saturday afternoon: Just came from a terrific meeting with freedom of expression activists based in Mexico City. An intense, two-hour session conducted in both English...