The Daily Show’s Hasan Minhaj to Launch New PEN America Series on Muslim Identity
Amid a presidential campaign cycle infused with anti-Muslim sentiment and high profile hate crimes, PEN America is launching a...
Women in Translation Month: Moving Toward Parity
BY Alex Zucker
If our reading skews overwhelmingly male, we miss out on what half the world has to say, in terms of both story and style.
Women in Translation Month: Books by Women That Have Won the PEN Translation Prize
BY Alta L. Price
This year, as a contribution to Women in Translation Month, created by Meytal Radzinski in 2014, the PEN America...
Art is a Form of Encryption: Laura Poitras in Conversation with Lynn Hershman Leeson
"There are certain people who don’t encrypt their e-mail, so we just create a coding system. Perhaps we are talking about having lunch at a certain restaurant, when in fact we are talking about...
Two Poems by Nicole Callihan
BY Nicole Callihan
These are the things I did with the stick: / chewed it, waved it to the sky, poked myself / in the eye, pretended it was a daisy, pretended / it was an orchid, a tulip, lily, cigarette, / made it...