Calendar of Events
Vice President Biden: Don't Forget Liu Xiaobo and Liu Xia
We are writing to you on the eve of your upcoming visit to Beijing to encourage you to raise the case of former PEN President and 2010 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Liu Xiaobo with your counterparts...
Writing About Children and War
BY J.L. Powers
Since children are the most vulnerable citizens of any society, it seems rather obvious that they are the citizens most likely to be negatively affected by war. Until very recently, however, the...
Chilling Effects: NSA Surveillance Drives U.S. Writers to Self-Censor
PEN partnered with independent researchers to conduct a survey of over 520 American writers to better understand the specific ways in which awareness of far-reaching surveillance programs...
PEN Protects Your Writing in the Cloud by Joining Coalition for ECPA Reform
BY Deji Olukotun
The U.S. government thinks it can read your writing in the cloud without a warrant. You can help us stop them.
Gene Luen Yang and Jeff Smith Live on Mashable/Google+ Hangout
PEN American Center & CBLDF Present: A Live Google+ Hangout on Air With Gene Luen Yang