PEN World Voices Festival

The PEN World Voices Literary Festival is the premier celebration of international literature in the United States.

Event Date
05/11/2022 - 05/14/2022
Event Venue
New York City & Los Angeles


The PEN World Voices Festival is back live and in person! From May 11 to 14 in New York City and Los Angeles, 80+ writers from 25 countries will be featured in engaging talks, panels, readings, and performances. CLMP is also presenting the seventh annual Indie Lit Fair on May 14 from 12-6 PM ET at Holley Plaza in New York City’s Washington Square Park!

Featured authors at this year’s PEN World Voices Festival include Natalie Diaz, Jennifer Egan, Abdulrazak Gurnah, Saidiya Hartman, Sheila Heti, Mieko Kawakami, Andrey Kurkov, Eileen Myles, V (formerly Eve Ensler), Jason Reynolds, Warsan Shire, Gary Shteyngart, Leïla Slimani, Alejandro Zambra, and many more.

PEN World Voices Festival is offering CLMP members a 25% discount on all events with this discount code.