Since 1980, PEN/Faulkner has brought writers and readers together in a wide variety of programs to promote a love of literature. The upcoming PEN/Faulkner Reading Series will soon be announced. Join us at Washington's most popular literary gathering place. Meet old friends, make new ones, and explore the creative process with distinguished writers. Learn more at www.penfaulkner.org.
News and Events
New Episodes of the PEN/Faulkner Podcast!
Now you can listen to our acclaimed reading series events, awards programs, and gala readings—for free—as episodes of the PEN/Faulkner Podcast!
The 26th Annual PEN/Faulkner Gala
On Oct. 6th, join us as 10 celebrated authors explore the theme of "Danger" in our annual gala celebration. Tickets & Info: (202) 636-8743
Announcing the Writers in Schools Web Platform
Check out our dynamic new web platform! The site provides news, information, and resources related to our educational programming in DC & Baltimore.