Media Enquiries – Key Speakers

English PEN is one of the oldest human rights organisations in the world and has been campaining for free speech and literature since 1921. Our trustees and staff are available for media comment.


Our key speakers are regularly asked to contribute to the broadcast and print media on: Freedom of Expression; Global Literature and Translation; Literary Awards; Libel, Media Reform and Press Ethics; Multiculturalism, Diversity, Blasphemy and ‘Offence’; Social Media and the Internet; Libraries and Access to Literature; Adult Literacy, Social Exclusion and ‘voicelessness‘; Cultural Boycotts; and Political Correctness.

To contact one of our representatives, please contact Robert Sharp, Communciations Manager on 020 7324 2538 (weekdays) / / @robertsharp59