Salman Rushdie wins English Pen Pinter Prize


Salman Rushdie has been announced as the winner of this year’s English Pen Pinter Prize.

The award is for both writing and for campaigning on behalf of writers around the world who may suffer from persecution or imprisonment for their words.

The aims of the English Pen charity include the promotion of values of openness and fairness with which Trollope, an instinctive liberal, would clearly have been in sympathy.

For more information about the work of English Pen you can follow the link below:




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