Dilan Qadir, Why I Support PEN

PEN Canada’s end-of-year campaign launched Tuesday, November 28 and runs until December 31. To understand PEN Canada’s impact, we’re sharing testimonials from the PEN community. They are writers in exile, …

Support PEN Canada on Giving Tuesday 2023

Help us write a brighter future for writers in peril. From playwrights to bloggers, from poets to investigative reporters, PEN Canada strives to protect and defend freedom of expression for …

Take Action for Soulaiman Raissouni

Day of the Imprisoned Writer: Soulaiman Raissouni Occupation: journalist Situation: imprisoned in Morocco BACKGROUND  Soulaiman Raissouni is a prominent Moroccan journalist and the former editor-in-chief of the now-defunct opposition newspaper …

Take Action for Iryna Danylovych

Day of the Imprisoned Writer: Iryna Danylovych Occupation: citizen journalist, human rights defender Situation: imprisoned in the Russian Federation BACKGROUND  Born on 6 May 1979, Iryna Danylovych is a human …

Take Action for Go Sherab Gyatso

Day of the Imprisoned Writer: Go Sherab Gyatso Occupation: writer, educator and public intellectual Situation: imprisoned in China BACKGROUND  A prominent Tibetan writer, educator and public intellectual, Go Sherab Gyatso, …