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Writers under siege : voices of freedom from around the world : a PEN anthology

Author: Lucy Popescu; Carole Seymour-Jones; PEN (Organization)
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Collected here are fifty contributions by writers who have paid dearly for the privilege of writing. Some have been tortured; some have been killed.. .[t]he contributors come from more than twenty-five countries; many are well-known in the English-speaking world ... other contributors are less famous ... In prose and poetry, in fiction and non-fiction, the pieces, grouped into four sections ... reveal the personal  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Collections
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lucy Popescu; Carole Seymour-Jones; PEN (Organization)
ISBN: 9780814767429 0814767427 9780814767436 0814767435
OCLC Number: 123136745
Description: xxviii, 275 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Prison --
Death --
Exile --
The freedom to write.
Responsibility: edited by Lucy Popescu and Carole Seymour-Jones.
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"Collected here are fifty contributions by writers who have paid dearly for the privilege of writing. Some have been tortured; some have been killed.. .[t]he contributors come from more than twenty-five countries; many are well-known in the English-speaking world ... other contributors are less famous ... In prose and poetry, in fiction and non-fiction, the pieces, grouped into four sections ... reveal the personal consequences of war, conflict, terrorism, and authoritariansim."--Cover.

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