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Croatian Day of the Imprisoned Writer poster

© Croatian Centre
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Croatian Day of the Imprisoned Writer poster

Poster created by the Croatian Centre for Day of the Imprisoned Writer in 2011 and the 50th anniversary of PEN International’s Writers in Prison Committee. PEN started the annually observed Day of the Imprisoned Writer in 1981, marking 15 November as a day on which writers, readers and PEN members around the world come together to stand in solidarity with writers in prison and at risk. Since the Writers in Prison Committee was founded in 1960, the Croatian Centre has honoured one writer in prison each year – represented on this poster as a list of fifty names. Liu Xiaobo, co-founder and president of the Independent Chinese Centre (2003-07), who was imprisoned in Jinzhou prison in North East China at the time, can be seen featured on the poster as the writer selected to be honoured in 2011.

Croatian Day of the Imprisoned Writer poster

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Cartel del Día del Escritor Encarcelado croata

Cartel creado por el Centro Croata para el Día del Escritor Encarcelado de 2011 y el 50 aniversario del Comité de Escritores en Prisión de PEN Internacional. PEN empezó a celebrar anualmente el Día del Escritor Encarcelado en 1981, convirtiendo el 15 de noviembre en el día en el que escritores, lectores y miembros PEN de todo el mundo se unen en solidaridad con los escritores en prisión y en peligro. Desde que el Comité de Escritores en Prisión fue creado en 1960, el Centro Croata ha hecho un tributo a un escritor en prisión cada aCroatian Centre has honoured one writer in prison each year - represented on this poster as año. Liu Xiaobo, cofundador y presidente del Centro Chino Independiente (2003-07), que estaba encarcelado en la prisión Jinzhou del Noreste de China en aquél momento, puede verse representado en el cartel como escritor celebrado en 2011.

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15/11/2011

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Croatian Centre

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