Free Speech Cafe

The latest in a series of regular events, giving members the opportunity to debate the free speech issues of the moment. Hosted by English PEN staff and trustees, we promise …

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Translating Street Language

Matias Nespolo in conversation with award-winning translator Frank Wynne Canning House in collaboration with Harvill Secker publishing house and English PEN is delighted to host this literary event where Matias …

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Free Speech and Literature

In association with the Bishopsgate Institute This six-part course, led by Dr Sophie Mayer, will consider some of the best known and most dramatic challenges to free speech: attacks on …

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The Patagonian Hare: Claude Lanzmann

As part of the Jewish Book Week Programme   Claude Lanzmann fought in the Resistance, opposed the war in Algeria, was Simone de Beauvoir’s lover and Jean-Paul Sartre’s friend. He …

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