Oxfam Novib/PEN Award

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Oxfam Novib/PEN Award for Freedom of Expression is a literary award made in collaboration with PEN International Writers in Prison Committee, the PEN Emergency Fund, and Oxfam Novib (the Dutch affiliate of the international Oxfam organization). The award is to recognize writers who have been persecuted for their work and continue working despite the consequences. Honorees receive 2,500.

The award is one of many PEN awards sponsored by International PEN affiliates in over 145 PEN centres around the world.

Honorees[edit]

  • 2010 [no award]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jan Baeke (December 2005). "Novib / PEN Awards for persecuted writers". The Power of Culture. Retrieved September 10, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Writer Wins Freedom Award". The Warsaw Voice. November 29, 2006. Retrieved September 10, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Fatou Jaw Manneh Amongst Four Writers Honoured By Oxfam Novib/PEN". FOROYAA Newspaper. 20 February 2008. Retrieved September 10, 2012. 
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  5. ^ "Irakli Kakabadze among the recipients of the Oxfam Novib/PEN Award". ICORN. November 2009. Retrieved September 10, 2012. 
  6. ^ "Human rights ambassador presents PEN award to Russian filmmaker and journalist". Government of the Netherlands. January 20, 2011. Retrieved September 10, 2012. 
  7. ^ Loubna Flah (January 21, 2012). "Rachid Nini Wins the Oxfam/Pen Award, As a Recognition for His Ordeal Behind Bars". Morocco World News. Retrieved September 10, 2012. 
  8. ^ Fred Geelen (February 22, 2013). "Oxfam Novib/PEN Award 2013". Oxfam Novib. Retrieved May 23, 2013. 
  9. ^ "Oksana Chelysheva, Dina Meza and Abdiaziz Abdinur Ibrahim win the 2014 Oxfam Novib/PEN International Free Expression Award". PEN International. 16 January 2014. Retrieved May 29, 2014.