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Greetings from Lviv!

The 83rd Congress of PEN International was held in the UNESCO city of literature Lviv, Ukraine, on Sept. 17th–23rd 2017....

/ 4 October 2017

The new Finnish PEN website

The new Finnish PEN website has been published!   The website reform has been needed and planned for a long...

/ 2 October 2017

The Swedish PEN: Dissident Blog – Turkey Issue

“It was an obvious decision to devote this Dissident Blog to Turkey. Since July 2016 we have seen a steady...

/ 29 September 2017

Women Writers at Risk 27.9.2017 Arkadia International Bookshop

Finnish PEN organizes a literature event in support of writing women all over the world. Writers Tuuve Aro, Riina Katajavuori,...

/ 29 September 2017

Nordic PEN centres and Estonian PEN gather in Helsinki

Members from Danish, Estonian, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian and Swedish PEN centres are gathering in Helsinki to a network meeting on...

/ 5 September 2016

Remember to register for Priceless Words seminar

Priceless Words – The Nordic-Estonian Freedom of Speech Seminar takes place on 9.9. in Helsinki. The registration is available still...

/ 27 August 2016

The registration to the seminar Priceless Words begins

Priceless Words – The Nordic-Estonian Freedom of Speech Seminar Estonian PEN and the Nordic PEN centres are gathering in Helsinki...

/ 17 June 2016

Thai authorities ban a journalist’s trip to Helsinki

Thai journalist’s ban from joining UNESCOs Press Freedom Day conference in Helsinki violates freedom of expression Finnish organizations promoting freedom...

/ 1 April 2016

Literature without borders 18.3

Seminar examines the Nordic literary field from a multilingual perspective The Nordic countries are becoming more and more multilingual, and...

/ 11 January 2016
PEN on the Charlie Hebdo anniversary

PEN on the Charlie Hebdo anniversary

On the anniversary of the Charlie Hebdo attack dissenting voices must be protected  7 January 2016 On the anniversary of...

/ 7 January 2016
Poet Ashraf Fayadh must be released

Poet Ashraf Fayadh must be released

Finnish PEN and more than 60 other international organisations have joined a letter in support of poet and artist Ashraf...

/ 2 December 2015
Statement of the Polish PEN club

Statement of the Polish PEN club

Finnish PEN supports the statement by Polish PEN: Statement of the Polish PEN Club 22 November 2015 Following a series...

/ 23 November 2015
Open letter to President Erdoğan

Open letter to President Erdoğan

7 September 2015 Dear President Erdoğan As writers, journalists and members of PEN, we are writing to express our extreme...

/ 8 September 2015
Cross-Border Civil Society Dialogue 4.7.

Cross-Border Civil Society Dialogue 4.7.

40 Years since Helsinki Final Act 40 years ago, the CSCE – Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe –...

/ 2 July 2015
A Statement From The Nordic PEN Centres Regarding The Attacks in Copenhagen

A Statement From The Nordic PEN Centres Regarding The Attacks in Copenhagen

The attack on the Saturday meeting in Copenhagen, where people came together to discuss freedom of expression in the face...

/ 16 February 2015

80. PEN International congress in Bishkek

80. PEN International congress in Bishkek The 80. PEN International congress in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, was held 29.9.-2.10.2014. The Finnish PEN...

/ 8 October 2014
Finnish PEN presents: Four poets, four languages

Finnish PEN presents: Four poets, four languages

You are heartily invited to listen to the poetry of the writers Tua Forsström, Kári Tulinius (IS), Jarkko Tontti and...

/ 6 January 2014
Café Freden 20 November 2013

Café Freden 20 November 2013

Svenska Fredsvänner i Helsingfors invites you to a common evening with Writers for Peace, Finland at Fredshemmet, Dagmarsgatan 13 B...

/ 13 November 2013

Vladimir Neklyaev free in Belarus

The Belorusian authorities announced today that Vladimir Neklyaev (Ulazimir Njakljajeu) is free. He was arrested and put in jail in...

/ 25 July 2013
(Suomi) Vladimir Neklyaev ei pääse Suomeen