Current Debates

In order to offer up-to-date coverage of such a topical subject as free expression, we’ll also be conducting interviews, uploading podcasts and asking guest bloggers to provide insight into the issues.

Interviews

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Hear novelist and Director of International PEN Jennifer Clement share her thoughts on the current challenges facing writers…

 

 

Coming soon…

Elif Shafak in conversation with Rachel Potter about free expression and her own writing…

PEN South Africa’s Margie Orford in conversation with Peter MacDonald…

How the Alt-Right has used free expression and free speech…

Talking Points

Keep up-to-date with the free expression issues of the moment.

Read Harvey Tyson, South African author, former newspaper editor and PEN member on South Africa’s new Prevention and Combating of Hate Crimes and Hate Speech Bill…