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PEN (Organization)

Overview
Works: 231 works in 309 publications in 7 languages and 6,808 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Reviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference proceedings  Poetry  History  Bibliography  Biography 
Roles: Correspondent, Recipient, Other, Editor
Classifications: Z657, 808.8
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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 )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,113 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
Writers under siege : voices of freedom from around the world : a PEN anthology ( Book )
6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 771 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
Asian PEN anthology by F. Sionil José( Book )
4 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New poems ( )
in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology of modern Yiddish literature by Joseph Leftwich( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
P.E.N. new fiction I ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This prison where I live ; the PEN anthology of imprisoned writers ( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
International P.E.N. bulletin of selected books ( )
in English and Multiple languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
PEN international ( )
in English and held by 118 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 91 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
The book of the P.E.N by Hermon Ould( Book )
4 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tradition and innovation in contemporary literature. Tradition et modernité dans la littérature de notre temps by P.E.N. Club( Book )
3 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and held by 72 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 )
4 editions published in 1937 in French and held by 45 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 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lidice : a tribute by members of the International P.E.N. by PEN (Organization)( Book )
4 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
P.E.N. new poetry ( )
in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New poetry 6 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
P.E.N. 39th International Congress in Jerusalem by PEN (Organization)( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La tradition orale, source de la littérature contemporaine en Afrique : colloque international by source de la littérature contemporaine en Afrique Colloque international sur la tradition orale( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Federación Internacional de los PEN Clubs
Fédération internationale des PEN clubs
Fédération internationale PEN
Fédération PEN
International P.E.N.
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
Londres (GB)
P.E.N.
P.E.N. Club Internacional
P.E.N. Club International
P.E.N. International
P.E.N. klubs
P.E.N. (organizācija)
Pen
PEN, a World Association of Writers
PEN Associazione Mondiale Scrittori
Pen-Club
PEN Club Internacional
Pen Club International
PEN international
PEN klubs
Penklubs
Poets, Essayists, Novelists
Poets', Essayists', Novelists' Club
Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists
Verband der PEN-Klubs
World Association of Writers
World Association of Writers PEN.
Languages
English (77)
German (13)
French (5)
Japanese (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Korean (1)
Czech (1)
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