Historian Bettany Hughes has been revealed as the chair of judges for the 2019 Man Booker International Prize.
Antonia Byatt has been appointed permanent director of English PEN.
Prominent human rights lawyer Philippe Sands QC is to be the new president of English PEN, taking over from Maureen Freely.
A panel of Turkish authors speaking about censorship in the troubled country have warned that the UK faces "common problems" with Turkey, where right-wing anti-intellectualism has led... Read more
Vicky Featherstone, Zia Haider Rahman and Peter Stothard will be joining Maureen Freely and Antonia Fraser as judges of the 2016 PEN Pinter Prize, which... Read more