April 29, 2009 6:00pm
April 29, 6-7:30pm, Martin E. Segal Theater, CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, New York City.
Participants: Jose Dalisay, Hwang Sok-yong, Khet Mar, and Susan Rosenberg. Moderated by Jackson Taylor.
Even for those with a limited sentence, the deforming pressure of incarceration affects the mind, body, and spirit. Here, four writers each with personal experiences of the prison system—some as political detainees—will discuss the influence of that exile on their work.
Free and open to the public. Cosponsored by the PEN Prison Writing Committee.