Events

2017 PEN Canada Gala Dinner Honouring Salman Rushdie

2017 PEN Canada Gala Dinner Honouring Salman Rushdie

By | October 31, 2016 at 2:05 pm

This intimate dinner will celebrate a landmark literary and human rights anniversary: when Rushdie famously emerged from hiding to attend a PEN Canada benefit twenty-five years ago.

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By Word and Deed with Adam Hochschild and David Bezmozgis

By Word and Deed with Adam Hochschild and David Bezmozgis

By | September 7, 2016 at 9:58 am

Author and historian Adam Hochschild will take the stage with writer David Bezmozgis at PEN Canada’s benefit at the International Festival of Authors on Saturday, October 22.

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Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise

Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise

By | August 2, 2016 at 11:04 am

PEN Canada co-presents Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise at the Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema from August 12-18.

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Word on The Street

Word on The Street

By | July 4, 2016 at 3:48 pm

Join us Sunday, September 25 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Harbourfront Centre for the 27th annual Word on the Street Festival.

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Against Type: An Evening with Junot Díaz and Rawi Hage

Against Type: An Evening with Junot Díaz and Rawi Hage

By | April 5, 2016 at 3:40 pm

An intimate dinner with authors Junot Díaz and Rawi Hage at Toronto’s George Restaurant.

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2016 Annual General Meeting

2016 Annual General Meeting

By | April 1, 2016 at 3:25 pm

PEN Canada’s annual general meeting will take place at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at the Arts and Letters Club.

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Embattled Truths: Reporting on Gaza

Embattled Truths: Reporting on Gaza

By | January 5, 2016 at 1:29 pm

This year’s Freedom to Read Week panel will discuss the intricacies of reporting and reading about conflict in Gaza.

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What Will Bill C-51 Mean for Canada?

What Will Bill C-51 Mean for Canada?

By | January 1, 2016 at 12:17 pm

Two distinguished Canadian experts will discuss what C-51 will mean for our freedom of expression and civilities.

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Worldwide Reading in Support of Ashraf Fayadh

Worldwide Reading in Support of Ashraf Fayadh

By | December 23, 2015 at 3:33 pm

The international literature festival Berlin calls on all that care about justice and freedom to participate in a worldwide reading in support of Ashraf Fayadh on January 14, 2016.

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Send a Message of Hope to a Writer in Peril

Send a Message of Hope to a Writer in Peril

By | December 4, 2015 at 11:06 am

Write a message of solidarity, support, and hope to writers imprisoned or killed for exercising their right to free expression.

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