Audrey Niffenegger discusses the relationship between art and politics, her writing routine and more in the Q+A session following the inaugural PEN/HG Wells lecture
In her speech to the Conservative party conference on 30 September, the Home Secretary Rt Hon Theresa May MP announced new proposals for Banning Orders and Extremism Disruption Orders
Lord Bell’s call for the police to investigate Mantel for writing a work of fiction is disproportionate and wholly inappropriate.
Today, English PEN joins our colleagues at PEN International and 155 other civil society organisations around the world, in co-signing an open letter to King Hamad of Bahrain.
Syrian journalist and short story writer Rasha Abbas interrogates the role of art and literature in