Four year anniversary of the assassination of Daphne Caruana Galizia
Four year anniversary of the assassination of Daphne Caruana Galizia

Today marks four years since the Maltese investigative journalist and anti-corruption campaigner was killed by a car-bomb outside her home in Malta. Scottish PEN has joined with other campaigns for justice to co-sign the statement below. We are also pleased to share a reading of 'Again and again and again' by Scottish PEN member Lizzie Eldridge.

Book review: Declarations on Freedom for Writers and Readers
Book review: Declarations on Freedom for Writers and Readers

Liz Niven shares a review of Scottish PEN anthology 'Declarations on Freedom for Writers and Readers'. First published in Gitanjali and Beyond (Issue 5).

Scottish PEN AGM 2021
Scottish PEN AGM 2021

Scottish PEN is pleased to welcome members to attend our online Annual General Meeting at 12.00pm on Saturday 30th October 2021.

Declarations On Freedom For Writers & Readers
Book shop: Purchase Declarations now

Featuring short fiction and poetry from over fifty writers in Scotland and across the globe, the anthology celebrates the power of the written and spoken word and the radical potential of reading.

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