Join PEN to celebrate the power of poetry to change the world on Thursday 24 April at Rich Mix Cultural Centre in Bethnal Green.
Perspectives on poetry and protest: a report from Southbank Centre
A report from last month’s event ‘Literary Activism: is poetry the strongest form of protest?’
Poetry Protest for Pussy Riot
Join us on Monday 1 October to show your support.
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What your donation can do for English PEN:
- £40 buys placards and handouts for a vigil or demo
- £235 pays a court fee, seeking permission to intervene in freedom of expression cases as a third party
- £650 is the cost of emergency advocacy in response to a threat to free speech through censorship or arrest of a writer at risk
- £5,200 covers research and production of a parliamentary briefing on new legislation