Author: PEN America

NEW YORK – PEN America announced it will hold an Emergency World Voices Congress to address Russia’s full-scale war on Ukraine and the role of the writer in times of turmoil and brutality. Ukrainian author and PEN Ukraine President Andrey Kurkov will deliver the 2022 Arthur Miller Freedom to Write Lecture on May 13, PEN America officials said. Mr. Kurkov, a world-renowned Ukrainian writer who has documented the horrors of the current war and the resilience of Ukrainians, will deliver the lecture during the emergency congress, which was organized in direct response to Russia’s full-scale war on Ukraine and other…

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