Wendell Berry to receive
The Howard Zinn "People Speak" Award
Endell Berry 

 Thursday, October 20, 2011, 7:00 PM

3 Church Street, Harvard Square

PEN New England celebrates poet and activist Wendell Berry's
 lifelong dedication to fighting environmental degradation
and destruction of rural communities.

Please join us for an address by Wendell Berry and
a conversation with special guest

Bill McKibben



The program will also feature the presentation of

The Vasyl Stus Award
 Reception to follow...


This event is co-sponsored by the Cambridge Forum


PEN (Poets/Playwrights, Essayists/Editors, Novelists) New England is an organization of published authors, aspiring writers, and all who love the written word.  Our mission is to advance a culture of literature in New England and defend free expression everywhere. PEN New England is a branch of PEN American Center, and part of International PEN, the oldest international literary organization and also the oldest human rights organization in the world.   Visit PEN New England online