This is the third year of English PEN’s writing competition; we had over 400 entries from 55 prisons. The winning pamphlet is called ‘Running To Stand Still’ and will be launched by English PEN on February 24th
The English PEN writing competition 2013 received more than 400 entries.
On Thursday 18 July Mark Haddon will visit HMP Frankland in Durham for a Readers & Writers event for English PEN.
English PEN’s prison writing competition has received over 400 entries from 80 different prisons all over the UK; Perth to Port Talbot, Dartmoor to Isle of Wight.
Novelist and supporter of English PEN writes about the role of reading in prisons