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J.K. Rowling Receives 2016 PEN Award

Rowling with be presented with the award at PEN America’s annual gala at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City on May 16, 2016.

Rowling is being honored by PEN for her objections [to] censorship in schools, libraries, and online, and for her effort to help children, incarcerated people, the learning-disabled, women, and girls gain access to literature and the freedom of expression. (Publishers Weekly)

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