Dispatch from Syria: Capturing the Truth

Following on from her piece for the English PEN magazine, Samar Yazbek ​describes the dangerous, often fatal struggle of capturing the truth of the Syrian revolution

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Way to an unknown world

​Krys Lee reports for PEN Atlas from the Edinburgh International Book Festival, where she appeared on the panel ‘New American Voices’. For even more on the festival, please see Daniel Hahn’s piece

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Scottish Translation

Sold-out translation duels, ninjas versus saints… Daniel Hahn reports from Edinburgh for PEN Atlas

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Why we keep going

In this week’s PEN Atlas, Lydia Cacho writes about the post-traumatic stress of being a persecuted journalist and the media’s appetite for titillation rather than indignation

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