Save the Date: PEN Center USA's 26th Annual Literary Awards Festival!

Save the Date: PEN Center USA's 26th Annual Literary Awards Festival!

Save the date for PEN Center USA's 26th Annual Literary Awards Festival on September 28, 2016!

Celebrating Membership Month!

Celebrating Membership Month!

Exciting weekly giveaways, Member Profiles, new benefits, a Membership Drive, and more!

The Emerging Voices Author Evening Series

The Emerging Voices Author Evening Series

To commemorate the Emerging Voices Fellowship's 20th anniversary, we are opening our Author Evening Series to the public.

2017 Emerging Voices Fellowship Application Now Open!

2017 Emerging Voices Fellowship Application Now Open!

The Emerging Voices Fellowship is a literary mentorship that aims to provide new writers, who are isolated from the literary establishment, with the tools, skills, and knowledge they need to launch a professional writing career. Apply today!

The Emerging Voices Meet and Greet

The Emerging Voices Meet and Greet

PEN Center USA will present an informational evening with current and former Emerging Voices fellows and mentors for the benefit of interested applicants.

Freedom to Write

IRAN: Journalist to serve up to 10 more years in prison
IRAN: Journalist to serve up to 10 more years in prison

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