2011 PEN Freedom to Write Lecture
Nigerian author Wole Soyinka talked about censorship and “a writer’s purpose and responsibility in a climate of forced silence… read more
Nigerian author Wole Soyinka talked about censorship and “a writer’s purpose and responsibility in a climate of forced silence and intolerance.”
The Sixth Annual Arthur Miller Freedom to Write Lecture was part of the PEN World Voices Festival. It was co-sponsored by LIVE from the New York Public Library, were it was held in New York City. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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