Dangarembga lands 2021 PEN Award



MULTI-award- WINNING novelist, playwright, and filmmaker Tsitsi Dangarembga, pictured, has been awarded the 2021 PEN Award for Freedom of Expression.

The award, previously known as the Oxfam Novib/PEN International Award for Freedom of Expression, is annually conferred on writers and journalists in recognition of their contribution to freedom of expression despite the danger to their own lives.

The awards ceremony is part of the opening events of the online Winternachten International Literature Festival The Hague that are presided over by PEN International president and writer Jennifer Clement.

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  1. marawanyika joel says

    Congratulations, Tsitsi for grabbing that Award. l am happy for you. The award is for all human rights defenders in our country

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