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London Book Fair Becomes Silver PEN Partner

English PEN is pleased to announce The London Book Fair has become a Silver PEN member, joining a select group of publishing companies and organisations whose commitment to the literary community extends far beyond a list of authors. As a Silver PEN Partner, The London Book Fair provides a major platform for English PEN to

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Penguin Becomes Silver PEN Partner

Penguin has a long and proud history of championing free speech. In the 1960’s Penguin was at the forefront of a revolution in popular culture with the publication of Lady Chatterley’s Lover. Penguin was charged under the Obscene Publications Act but fought back and was acquitted, marking a turning point in British censorship laws. More

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Hachette UK Becomes Silver PEN Partner

In October 2008 Hachette UK committed to a 3 year Silver PEN Partnership which will help to ensure English PEN can continue it’s work defending freedom of expression and promoting literature as a means of inter-cultural dialogue. Book Sale In 2009 Hachette UK held their annual Public Charity Booksale in support of English PEN, raising

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Harper Collins Becomes Silver PEN Partner

In September 2008 HarperCollins Publishers were delighted to announce that they were the first major publisher to partner with English PEN. HarperCollins has committed to a major three-year sponsorship which will allow English PEN to continue its valuable work defneding creative freedom and extending public debate so that the value of literature is clear to

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