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PEN American Center

PEN America protects free expression in the United States and worldwide, working to ensure that people everywhere have the freedom to create literature, to convey information and ideas, to express their views, and to access to the views, ideas, and literature of others. They champion the freedom to write, recognizing the power of the word to transform the world. They unite writers and their allies to celebrate creative expression and defend the liberties that make it possible.

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