Slider by IWEBIX

Latest in Campaigns

PEN supporters join protest against banning of UK memoir

PEN supporters join protest against banning of UK memoir

17th October 2014

Due to the overwhelming response to this case, we have now launched a related petition where you can add your support.Read more

PEN members protest banning of UK memoir

17th October 2014

Leading writers voice concern about preventing publication of a memoir poses a significant threat to freedom of expressionRead more

Six Poems by Amjad Nasser

15th October 2014

Distinguished poet, novelist and editor Amjad Nasser was denied entry to the U.S last month - read his work here.Read more

Latest in Communities

The English PEN Writing Competition for Prisoners

'A Letter for Mr Greene': In Memory of Robert Lodge

30th June 2014

Mr Greene hated the outside world and refused to venture any further into it than he had to.Read more

Workshops: Femi Martin at Waterstones Piccadilly

25th June 2014

English PEN writer-facilitator Femi Martin gave a creative writing workshop at the London Short Story Festival on Saturday June 21stRead more

Latest in Translation

‘Surreal Siberian Odyssey’ – a word from the translator with Antonia Lloyd-Jones

'Surreal Siberian Odyssey' - a word from the translator with Antonia Lloyd-Jones

18th October 2014

English PEN speaks to Antonia Lloyd-Jones, translator of award-winning title 'Kolyma Diaries'Read more

Call for entries: The European Literature Night Translation Pitch

8th October 2014

As a part of the 2015 European Literature Night series, we are looking for translators who would like to pitch an exciting work by a European author for our new event, The ELN Translation Pitch...Read more