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Today on #thePENpod: we talk to acclaimed playwright @dadjmi about his memoir LOT SIX, which reflects on his evolution as a writer, his vulnerabilities, and growing up in a Syrian Jewish community in New York. Plus: theater in the time of COVID. LISTEN 🎧: https://bit.ly/39WEwgV
If you’ve ever witnessed online abuse, wanted to step in, but had no idea what to do, join @PENAmerica's @VilkViktorya and @iHollaback's @emilymaynot for a free, one-hour, interactive training on how to intervene safely and effectively on 8/5. Register: http://bit.ly/2DeWijy.
The Belarus elections are just around the corner. Writers from Belarus shared their thoughts on the rise in politically charged arrests intended to silence the opposition of the Lukashenko regime. Learn more with PEN America's @PSadovskaya2020's blog post: https://bit.ly/2EwyzvJ