PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature

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Country and Region United StatesNew York
Type of Festival Drama
Location of Festival New York, New York, USA
Festival Contact Information

Caro Llewellyn, Festival Director
Phone: 212-334-1660, Ext. 121

Festival Description

The PEN World Voices Festival features international authors who participate in conversations, panels, readings, and performances in multiple venues throughout New York City. The aim is to defend free expression and promote fellowship among the literary communities around the globe.

Festival Dates April 29 - May 5, 2013
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Festival Events:

Authors 2013:
  • Judith Butler
  • Eduardo Galeano
  • Joy Harjo
  • Aleksandar Hemon
  • Jamaica Kincaid
  • Ursula Krechel
  • Fran Lebowitz
  • Claudio Magris
  • Pierre Michon
  • Téa Obreht
  • Salman Rushdie
  • Sapphire
  • Charles Simic
  • Naomi Wolf
  • and many more…


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