Free Readings Helmed by Oskar Eustis & More Set for PEN World Voices Festival This Week
Directed by CHARLOTTE BRATHWAITE, OSKAR EUSTIS, LARA FOOT, SARAH HUGHES, SHIRA MILIKOWSKY, DAN ROTHENBERG, DEBBIE SAIVETZ, and TONY TORN.
Performances run this week, April 27, 28 at The Segal Theatre, The Graduate Center, CUNY, 365 Fifth Avenue at 34th Street, New York, NY and April 29 at Dixon Place, 161A Chrystie Street, New York, NY. FREE and open to the public, first come, first served.
8:00pm Common Ground
Written by Yael Ronen (Israel) & Translated by Frank Hentschker with Lily Akerman & Antje Oegel
Directed by Charlotte Brathwaite
Discussion moderated by Antje Oegel
The 2016 PEN World Voices of International Literature, New York City, April 25 - May 1, 2016.
The 2016 PEN World Voices Festival features a wide array of Mexico's intellectual players: poets, writers, investigative journalists, and visual artists. Founded by Michael Roberts, Esther Allen, and Salman Rushdie in the aftermath of September 11, 2001; PEN World Voices is the only international literary festival in the world with a human rights focus. For more information, go to www.penworldvoices.org.
Pictured: (Left to right from top) Lara Foot (SOUTH AFRICA), Trinidad González (CHILE), Yudai Kamisato (JAPAN), Jonas Hassen Khemiri (SWEDEN), Yael Ronen (ISRAEL), Ivor Martini (CROATIA), Tanya Ronder (UK), Shahid Nadeem (PAKISTAN), and Conchi León (MEXICO).