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PEN (Organization)

Overview
Works: 337 works in 460 publications in 6 languages and 8,120 library holdings
Genres: Essays  Periodicals  Reviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Short stories  Poetry  Fiction  Bibliography  Biography 
Roles: Other, Recipient, Editor, Correspondent, Responsible party
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Most widely held works about PEN (Organization)
 
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Most widely held works by PEN (Organization)
Burn this book : PEN writers speak out on the power of the word( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: Published in conjunction with the PEN American Center, Burn This Book is a powerful collection of essays that explore the meaning of censorship and the power of literature to inform the way we see the world, and ourselves
Asian PEN anthology by F. Sionil José( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writers under siege : voices of freedom from around the world : a PEN anthology by Lucy Popescu( Book )

8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Collected here are fifty contributions by writers who have paid dearly for the privilege of writing. Some have been tortured; some have been killed.. .[t]he contributors come from more than twenty-five countries; many are well-known in the English-speaking world ... other contributors are less famous ... In prose and poetry, in fiction and non-fiction, the pieces, grouped into four sections ... reveal the personal consequences of war, conflict, terrorism, and authoritariansim."--Cover
New poems( )

in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of modern Yiddish literature by Joseph Leftwich( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

P.E.N. new fiction I( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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This prison where I live : the PEN anthology of imprisoned writers( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pen : neue Texte deutscher Autoren by Martin Gregor-Dellin( Book )

6 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in German and Undetermined and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International P.E.N. bulletin of selected books( )

in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three minutes or less : life lessons from America's greatest writers( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each October at the PEN Gala, well-known authors take the stage of the Folger Shakespeare Library's Theatre to ponder the meaning of such universal mysteries as "obsession," illusion," first love," and more. Each author is given only three minutes or less to speak. The results have been unpredictable -- cleaver, confessional, inspiring, hilarious, profound, and all of them entertaining. Seventy-five essays have been transcribed for the first time, and comprise this unique anthology
PEN international( )

in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tradition and innovation in contemporary literature. Tradition et modernité dans la littérature de notre temps by Round Table Conference of International PEN( Book )

7 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of the P.E.N by Hermon Ould( Book )

6 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PEN America best debut short stories( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concord of harps; an Irish P.E.N. anthology of poetry by Dublin Centre (P.E.N.)( Book )

2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PEN short stories by PEN (Organization)( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pour l'esprit et la liberté : discours prononcés aux séances inaugurales des XIVe et XVe congrés de la Fédération internationale, P.E.N by Jules Romains( Book )

3 editions published in 1937 in French and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Worte haben es schwer mit uns : der P.E.N. in Erlangen 1984( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in German and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

P.E.N. new poetry( )

in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

P.E.N. new fiction( )

in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Burn this book : PEN writers speak out on the power of the word
Alternative Names
Federación Internacional de los PEN Clubs

Fédération internationale des PEN clubs

Fédération internationale PEN

Fédération PEN

International P.E.N.

International P.E.N. Club

International PEN

International PEN Club

International PEN Foundation

Internationaler Pen-Club

Internationaler Verband der PEN-Clubs

Internationaler Verband der Pen-Klubs

Kukche-P'en-K'ŭllŏp

Kuo chi pi hui

Mezinárodní PEN klub

P.E.N.

P.E.N.-Club

P.E.N. Club Internacional

P.E.N. Club International

P.E.N. International

P.E.N. (PEN (Organization))

Pen

PEN, a World Association of Writers

PEN associazione mondiale scrittori

Pen-Club

PEN Club Internacional

Pen Club International

PEN International

PEN-klub

PEN (Organization)

Poets, Essayist, Novelists

Poets, Essayists, Novelists

Poets', Essayists', Novelists' Club

Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists

Verband der PEN-Klubs

World Association of Writers

Languages
English (78)

German (18)

French (6)

Japanese (2)

Chinese (2)

Czech (1)

Covers
Writers under siege : voices of freedom from around the world : a PEN anthologyThis prison where I live : the PEN anthology of imprisoned writersThree minutes or less : life lessons from America's greatest writers