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Salman Rushdie
(Literature)
Jason Isaacs
(Movies & TV)
Tony Kushner
(Literature)
Herta Muller
(Literature)
Martin Amis
(Literature)
Paul Auster
(Literature)
 

See also

PEN World Voices

Knowledge Identifier: !PEN_World_Voices

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PEN World Voices

Week-long literary festival in New York City add

Category: Literature

Activity starting in 2005.

Countries: United Kingdom (33%), United States (25%), Australia (17%)

Main connections: Salman Rushdie, Jason Isaacs, Tony Kushner

Linked to: Metropolitan Museum of Art, PBS

 

Timeline


 

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2005

Issue 7 of the PEN American Center literary journal published selections from the 2005 programs ://www add something

 

The inaugural World Voices Festival was held in New York City from April 18 to April 25, 2005 add something


2006

Immediately following the 2006 Festival, Bill Moyers hosted a television series on PBS entitled "Faith & Reason," which featured participants from the PEN Festival add something

 

In late 2006, Caro Llewellyn was recruited from Australia to be Festival Director and organized the third through seventh Festivals with founder Salman Rushdie add something

 

The second World Voices Festival was held in New York City from April 26 to April 30, 2006 add something


2007

Saadi Yousef - In 2007 Yousef participated in the PEN World Voices festival where he was interviewed by the Wild River Review


2009

Jason Isaacs - This Tribute to Harold Pinter co-sponsored by the Martin E. Segal Theatre Center , of The Graduate Center of The City University of New York , was part of the Fifth Annual PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature, held in New York City, from 27 April to 3 May 2009


2010

Ramadan's appearance took place at a sold out event on April 8, 2010, at the Great Hall of Cooper Union in New York City, and was organized in collaboration with the ACLU. add something


2012

Organized by festival director Laszlo Jakab Orsos and founder Salman Rushdie, PEN World Voice Festival 2012 takes place throughout New York City from April 30 to May 6 and features Margaret Atwood, Jennifer Egan, Tony Kushner, Herta Müller, Paul Auster, Giannina Braschi, Martin Amis, Michael Cunningham, E.L. Doctorow, and Colson Whitehead add something


2017

Organized by chair Rob Spillman, the PEN World Voices Festival 2017 focused on some of the vital issues of the Trump-era, with a special focus on current restive relationship between gender and power add something


2018

The 2018 Festival featured an unprecedented breadth of literary and cultural luminaries under the banner of Resist and Reimagine add something