Censorship and Conscience: Foreign Authors and the Challenge of Chinese Censorship
New PEN report shows that many Western authors are not even aware that they have been censored in Chinese translation, while others have willingly or tacitly agreed to censorship.
China’s Publishers Court America as Its Authors Scorn Censorship
A few years ago, the Chinese writer Murong Xuecun had the kind of career most novelists dream about. His eight books had sold two million copies in China, and he had amassed more than eight...
Announcing 2015 PEN/Heim Translation Fund Winners
From a vast field of applicants, the Fund’s Advisory Board has selected sixteen projects which will each receive a grant of $3,100 to assist in their completion.
PEN Condemns the Denial of Family Visits or Support in Prison for Ilham Tohti
PEN expresses serious concern over reports that prison authorities in Xinjiang have refused to allow the jailed Uyghur writer and scholar Ilham Tohti to receive visits or support from his family...
Announcing the 2015 PEN Literary Award Winners
After considerable deliberation, this year's judges have made their final decisions for PEN's book awards and career achievement awards.
2013 Translation Fund Winners