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Congress 2015: The Diary

Congress 2015: The Diary

By | November 2, 2015 at 12:06 pm

PEN Canada President Randy Boyagoda wrote this account of the 81st PEN International Congress for the Financial Times‘ “The Diary” column. The following was published in the Life & Arts section on October 30, 2015.

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Dimming the Beacon of Free Speech

Dimming the Beacon of Free Speech

By | October 19, 2015 at 2:50 pm

PEN Canada President Randy Boyagoda reflects on PEN International’s briefing note on free speech in Canada.

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World Writers Stand in Solidarity with Indian Writers and Artists

World Writers Stand in Solidarity with Indian Writers and Artists

By | October 17, 2015 at 9:00 am

PEN is standing in solidarity with Indian writers, who are protesting against the silencing of independent voices by the killing of writers and artists.

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Mexican-American writer Jennifer Clement to lead PEN International

Mexican-American writer Jennifer Clement to lead PEN International

By | October 15, 2015 at 11:00 am

PEN International has elected renowned Mexican writer, Jennifer Clement, as the president of the organization at the 81st Congress.

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Freedom of Speech Under Threat in Canada, Says PEN International

Freedom of Speech Under Threat in Canada, Says PEN International

By | October 13, 2015 at 1:39 pm

PEN International calls on Canada to restore an environment in which all citizens can exercise their freedom of expression without fear.

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To Bishkek and Back: PEN International’s 80th World Congress

To Bishkek and Back: PEN International’s 80th World Congress

By | August 7, 2015 at 9:47 am

PEN Canada Vice-President Grace Westcott reflects on her time at the 80th PEN International World Congress in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

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