PEN new england
“Literature is the best thing humanity has. Poetry is the heart of literature, the highest concentration of everything that is the best in the world and in man. It is the only true food for your soul.”
We are a chapter of PEN American Center, part of a global association of writers celebrating literature and defending free expression. We make our home at the MIT School of Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences.
2017 LITERARY AWARDS
Ceremony and Celebration
Sunday, April 2, 2:00 pm
PEN/ Hemingway Award
for Debut Fiction
PEN/ New England Awards
for Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction
We are the New England chapter of PEN America and part of a worldwide community of writers celebrating literature, creative expression, and defending the liberties that make them possible. We make our home at MIT's School of Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences.