Become a Member

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen,

Thank you for your interest in the German PEN Centre and for visiting our website.

You can become a member of the German PEN Centre by:

  • Election at the annual meeting of the German PEN Centre
  • Written request by two guarantors of the German PEN Centre which has to be submitted to the chair
  • Detailed information (biography) on the person and their literary skills
  • Annual membership fee of € 160.00

You can become a member of the Friends and Sponsors of the German PEN-Center:

  • Accession without election
  • Participation in the annual meetings
  • Annual fee of € 100.00
  • Acquisition (with the exception of the right to vote and elect at the annual meetings) of all rights of a PEN member by signing the Charter

For further questions please send us an e-mail via info [at] pen-deutschland [dot] de or call us at 06151-23120.

We are looking forward to seeing you!