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Listen: global media reporting on Syria – a discussion

Listen: global media reporting on Syria - a discussion

June 18th, 2014

How does the global media report on Syria and what is omitted? On 29 May, English PEN and Free WordRead more

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Watch: European Prize for Literature winners at LBF 2014

June 1st, 2014

Three winners of the EU Prize for Literature, Marcia Bodrozic (Croatia and Germany), Katri Lipson (FRead more

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Watch: Kim Young-ha with Krys Lee at LBF 2014

May 31st, 2014

Contemporary South Korean novelist Kim Young-ha speaks to critic and author Krys Lee about the notioRead more

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Watch: Hwang Sun-mi with Maya Jaggi at LBF 2014

May 30th, 2014

South Korean author and academic Hwang Sun-mi has had her work translated into more than 18 languageRead more

Watch: Digital Freedom in East Asia Discussion

Watch: Digital Freedom in East Asia Discussion

May 29th, 2014

On 15th May, English PEN hosted a discussion at Asia House on 'Digital Freedom in East Asia' with EnRead more

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Watch: Yi Mun-yol with Claire Armitstead at LBF 2014

May 29th, 2014

Celebrated South Korean short story writer and novellist Yi Mun-yol emigrated from South to North KoRead more

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Watch: Hwang Sok-yong with Jo Glanville at LBF 2014

May 28th, 2014

An advocate of freedom of expression and one of Korea's most esteemed writers, Hwang Sok-yong speaksRead more

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Watch: Pavel Basinsky in conversation with Viv Groskop at LBF 2014

May 27th, 2014

Filmed at the PEN Literary Salon at London Book Fair 2014, best-selling Russian author Pavel BasinskRead more

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