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FROM THE ARCHIVES: A Galsworthy Saga

FROM THE ARCHIVES: A Galsworthy Saga

By | August 26, 2013 at 4:27 pm

Margaret Morris’ memoir of her friendship with John Galsworthy offers an intriguing glimpse into the private life one of PEN’s co-founders.

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Canadian Makes PEN International’s New Voices Longlist

Canadian Makes PEN International’s New Voices Longlist

By | August 1, 2013 at 10:35 am

Congratulations to Claire Battershill on making the PEN International longlist for the New Voices Award.

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Announcing the PEN International New Voices Award

Announcing the PEN International New Voices Award

By | April 2, 2013 at 12:57 pm

PEN Canada is excited to announce the first annual PEN International New Voices Award. The award aims to encourage new writing and to provide space where for young and unpublished writers can submit their work.

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Fighting Impunity in Mexico

Fighting Impunity in Mexico

By | March 28, 2013 at 1:01 pm

In March 2013, a small PEN delegation travelled to Mexico for the launch of the Mexican edition of The Dissident Blog, and to press the Mexican government for more action on impunity.

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PEN International’s UPR submission on Mexico

PEN International’s UPR submission on Mexico

By | March 24, 2013 at 2:42 pm

Three years after Mexico accepted United Nations (UN) recommendations for combating violence against journalists and eradicating impunity for human rights violations, “the rate at which journalists are being attacked and killed in the country continues to spiral,” PEN International warned on March 7, 2013 during a submission to the UN’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) process.

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PEN Int’l Condemns Article 301 Prosecution of PEN Turkey

PEN Int’l Condemns Article 301 Prosecution of PEN Turkey

By | January 10, 2013 at 1:56 pm

This charge is a misuse of a law which, in the context of international freedom of expression standards, itself should not exist. – John Ralston Saul

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Dispatches From the 78th Congress

Dispatches From the 78th Congress

By | September 19, 2012 at 2:15 pm

PEN International’s 78th Congress in Gyeongju, Korea brought together more than 300 delegates from 80 countries to share ideas, discuss campaigns and focus on emerging challenges to freedom of expression.

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