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Conscience of the Word book

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Conscience of the Word book

Dust cover of Křivánek, Vladimír. Conscience of the Word. The story of Czech P.E.N. Prague: Czech Centre of International P.E.N, 2018. This book recounts the Czech Centre’s history from its foundation in 1925 up until 2018, focusing particularly on the Centre’s activities during the World War and inter-year periods. The illustration on the book’s front cover shows a cartoon of Czech Centre members by the artist Adolf Hoffmeister, chairman of the Czech Centre (1963-70).

Conscience of the Word

Jaquette de Křivánek, Vladimír. Conscience of the Word. The story of Czech P.E.N. Prague: Czech Centre of International P.E.N, 2018. Ce livre raconte l'histoire du Centre tchèque depuis sa fondation en 1925 jusqu'à 2018, en se concentrant particulièrement sur les activités du Centre pendant la Première Guerre mondiale et la période entre-deux-guerres. L'illustration de la couverture du livre montre une caricature des membres du Centre tchèque par l'artiste Adolf Hoffmeister, président du Centre tchèque (1963-70).

Conscience of the Word

Sobrecubierta de Křivánek, Vladimír. Conscience of the Word. The story of Czech P.E.N. Prague: Czech Centre of International P.E.N, 2018. Este libro explica la historia del Centro Checo desde su fundación en 1925 hasta 2018, centrándose especialmente en las actividades del Centro en el perídodo entre la Primera y la Seguna Guerras Mundiales. La ilustración de la portada muestra un dibujo de los miembros del Centro Checo hecho por el artista Adolf Hoffmeister, presidente del Centro Checho (1963-70).

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01/01/2018

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Czech Centre

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Czech Centre  (České Centrum Mezinárodního PEN Klubu)

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