Women Writers Reading Series featuring CAN XUE and celebrating over 30 years of experimental fiction. Porochista Khakpour and John Donatich will join us.
Presented by MIT Women's and Gender Studies & PEN New England. Building 4, MIT
A reading by writer and editor Jennifer De Leon. Reception and refreshments to follow
Chickasaw poet, novelist, essayist, and environmentalist Linda Hogan will receive the 2016 Henry David Thoreau Prize for Nature Writing. Free and open to the public.
An event to benefit the PEN Writers' Emergency Fund. With Jaclyn Friedman, Cathi Hanauer, Daniel Jones, and Benoit Denizet-Lewis.
A commemoration of writers and artists whose voices were lost in the Armenian Genocide. With Eric Bogosian, Diana Der Hovannessian, Marc Mamigonian, Herand Markarian, Danila Terpanjian and Judy Saryan, Marian Mesrobian MacCurdy, James Russell, and Jirair Libaridian.
Join us for a night of readings illuminating the ways mass surveillance threatens artistic and intellectual freedoms. With special guests Suzanne Nossel and Carol Rose. Featuring Helene Atwan, Chris Cooper, Andre Dubus III, Jennifer Haigh, Richard Hoffman, Helen Elaine Lee, Marianne Leone, Lois Lowry, Claire Messud, ZZ Packer, Tom Perrotta, Michael Rezendes, and more.