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Onder Deligoz Receives Humber College Writers-in-Exile Scholarship

Onder Deligoz Receives Humber College Writers-in-Exile Scholarship

By | September 13, 2018 at 10:31 am

Humber supports PEN Canada’s mission to champion freedom of expression and to value the indispensable role writers play in our civic and cultural life.

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Humber School of Writing, PEN Writers in Exile Scholarship: Call for Applications 2018

Humber School of Writing, PEN Writers in Exile Scholarship: Call for Applications 2018

By | April 12, 2018 at 11:37 am

The Humber School for Writers is seeking applications from PEN Canada’s writers-in-exile for its Creative Writing by Correspondence Program in the September 2018 term.

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PEN Concerned About Reprisals Against Sahib Teymurov’s Family Members

PEN Concerned About Reprisals Against Sahib Teymurov’s Family Members

By | January 17, 2018 at 1:19 pm

PEN International and PEN Canada are concerned about reprisals by the Azerbaijani authorities against the relatives of Sahib Teymurov.

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Inaugural PEN Canada-Humber College Writers-In-Exile Scholarship Awarded to Ava Homa

Inaugural PEN Canada-Humber College Writers-In-Exile Scholarship Awarded to Ava Homa

By | September 19, 2017 at 11:15 am

Ava Homa, the scholarship’s inaugural recipient, will work on her new manuscript under the guidance David Bezmozgis.

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Humber School Offers Scholarship for Writers-in-Exile

Humber School Offers Scholarship for Writers-in-Exile

By | June 28, 2017 at 10:51 am

PEN Canada and Humber College are pleased to announce a full scholarship for PEN Canada writers-in-exile to the School for Writers.

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Open House + “Make Space” Campaign Launch

Open House + “Make Space” Campaign Launch

By | June 1, 2017 at 1:59 pm

On May 31, 2017, PEN Canada welcomed members and the public to our new office to celebrate the launch of PEN International’s “Make Space” campaign.

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Kingston Writers Will Sponsor Syrian Refugee

Kingston Writers Will Sponsor Syrian Refugee

By | February 9, 2016 at 1:54 pm

A group of Kingston writers will sponsor the resettlement of a prominent Syrian writer who is under threat and has been forced to flee.

Posted in: News, Profiles

PEN Canada to Build Emergency Fund

PEN Canada to Build Emergency Fund

By | November 8, 2015 at 1:00 pm

On December 1st, PEN Canada will join the Canada-wide Giving Tuesday fundraising initiative to raise $10,000 for an official PEN Canada writers-in-peril emergency fund.

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Eden Eyasu Appointed PEN Writer-in-Residence at George Brown College

Eden Eyasu Appointed PEN Writer-in-Residence at George Brown College

By | September 4, 2015 at 2:14 pm

PEN Canada is pleased to announce Eden Eyasu as the 2015 PEN Canada Writer-in-Residence at George Brown College.

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A Lonely Journey: Support for Refugee Writers

A Lonely Journey: Support for Refugee Writers

By | August 7, 2015 at 9:40 am

One journalist’s account of what PEN Canada’s support meant to him during his refugee hearing.

Posted in: Blog

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