English PEN has published an evaluation of its first grant-giving programme, PEN Promotes, which has supported literary translation since 2005
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To mark the publication of his new novel Exit West, we speak to novelist and writer Mohsin Hamid about migration, otherness, and the literary response to the refugee crisis. Read this week’s PEN Atlas. Find out more about Exit West and read an excerpt here. Author photograph © Ed Kashi
The founder of Babel festival reflects on its genesis and investigates the role of translation and multilingualism in fostering community.
As reported in the Herald today, Faizah Shaheen is considering taking legal action against Thomson Airways following her detention under Schedule 7 of the Terrorism Act in July. Cabin crew had reported Ms Shaheen to the police after observing her reading Syria Speaks, an acclaimed anthology of writing by Syrian artists and writers, which received