In the last ten years, the Pen World Voices Festival has become an institution, not only because it is the only international literary festival in New York, but because it brings together authors from all over the world and the discussions that take place in its framework are enriched by the different cultural backgrounds of the participants. Continue reading
We are very excited about the participation of Austrian writer Barbara Frischmuth at the upcoming PEN-Festival next week. Taking place every year since 2004, this major festival has established its place in the hearts and minds of New Yorkers, with the help of the world’s most compelling writers.
Barbara Frischmuth studied Turkish, Hungarian, and Middle Eastern studies. She works as a writer, translator, and columnist and has won numerous prizes for her work, which besides adult fiction also includes children’s books and nonfiction. Continue reading