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First Roundup of 2009

by Jane Ciabattari

Former NBCC President John Freeman spoke of his pleasure at discovering the work of Polish journalist Ryszard Kapucinski in Granta in 1996 at the »

PEN World Voices Festival #5

by Jane Ciabattari

Salman Rushdie kicked off PEN World Voices Festival at the Instituto Cervantes in New York yesterday, remembering how the fest “began five years ago out »

Appiah, Rushdie, Danticat, et al Open PEN World Voices Fest

by Jane Ciabattari

“Evolution/Revolution,” PEN World Voices Festival’s opening night last night, offered wordspinning by storytellers in many languages with translation in »

PEN World Voices: Cabaret Night with Laurie Anderson, Lou Reed, et al

by Jane Ciabattari

By Saturday night, the week-long PEN World Voices Festival felt like a village where 160 writers from 41 countries, speaking 18 languages, gathered, »

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