Poets, Essayists, Novelists

The three initials for Poets, Essayists, and Novelists, PEN, make up the name of that well-known international association of writers organized in 140 Centers worldwide.


IRAN: Journalist and blogger Marzieh Rasouli imprisoned and facing flogging

Marzieh Rasouli. Quelle: PEN International Marzieh Rasouli. Quelle: PEN International

Journalist and blogger Marzieh Rasouli, was summoned to Evin Prison on 8 July 2014 after being convicted of “spreading propaganda against the system” and “disturbing public order” and sentenced to two years in prison and 50 lashes.  PEN International is … Continue reading