International PEN presents: Free the Word!

News re PEN festival

16 - 19 April 2009

International PEN's festival of world literature, Free the Word! returns for its second year this spring. Taking the theme of Heaven and Earth, meet the great writers you know and the great writers you don't as they explore beyond imagination and through other worlds in an explosive weekend of storytelling, discussions and debate.

For the full Free the Word programme visit: