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An Evening of Literary Protest for Free Expression in China

Apr 10, 2014 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 pm

| Free

Join PEN American Center with Sergio De La Pava, Jennifer Egan, Chang-Rae Lee, and Victoria Redel at Brooklyn Public Library on April 10 to protest Beijing’s efforts to silence Chinese writers and artists. The event begins at 7PM with short readings of works by renowned Chinese writers Liu Xiaobo, 2014 Freedom to Write Award winner Ilham Tohti, and others, then proceeds to the Brooklyn Museum for a never-before-seen video message from artist Ai Weiwei. http://www.pen.org/ai

Details

Date:
Apr 10, 2014
Time:
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

Brooklyn Public Library
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States

Organizer

PEN American Center
Phone:
212 334 1660
Email:
Website:
http://www.pen.org/ai