An Invitation to ICPC Events at the London Book Fair

Independent Chinese PEN Center (ICPC) is sincerely inviting you to attend its events, “No Enemies, No Hatred”, during the period of the London Book Fair on 15th -18th April, 2012. Present at these events will be PEN International’s President Dr. John Ralston Saul and International Secretary Hori Takeaki, ICPC President Mrs. Tienchi Martin-Liao and a number of its prominent members including Jung CHANG, MA Jian, YANG Lian, BEI Ling, QI Jiazhen and XU Zerong (aka David TSUI). In particular, the chairs will be reserved for Dr. LIU Xiaobo, laureate of the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize as well as ICPC former and honorary president, and his wife LIU Xia, Tibetan writer Ms. Woeser, and a number of other writers imprisoned in P.R. China including Zhu Yufu, Yang Tongyan, Shi Tao, Tan Zuoren, Nurmuhemmet Yasin, Dolma Kyab and Tashi Rabten. There will be speeches, readings, photographic presentations and film screenings to highlight their literary works and cases at the events scheduled as follows.

1. Seminar
Park Crescent Conference Centre
(The Fitzrovia Room)
International Students House
229 Great Portland Street
London, W1W 5PN
Time:15th April 4-6pm

2. Literary Event
W210, Earls Court Exhibition Centre,
Warwick Road,
London, SW5 9TA. Map and directions
Monday 16th April 09:-00 – 18:30 (press release panel at 12:30)
Tuesday 17th April 09:00 – 18:30
Wednesday 18th April 09:00 – 17:00

For more information, contact
1) Tienchi Martin-Liao, +49-176 5472 3721, +49-176 5472 3721(m),email: [email protected]
2) Patrick Poon, +852-94173765, email: [email protected]
3) Yu Zhang, +46-8-50022792,email: [email protected], [email protected]
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