Visit PEN International's website

This is a site-wide search. If you’re looking for specific collection pieces, please use Search the Collection.

Menu

H. G. Wells

© PEN International
transparent
© PEN International

H. G. Wells

Photograph of H. G. Wells (second from the left), president of PEN International (1933-36) and PEN’s Wartime International Presidential Committee (1941-46). This photograph was most likely taken when Wells visited Mumbai on 16 December 1939 whilst en route to Australia, where he spent his brief stopover speaking with a group of academic and literary figures in India about the crisis affecting Europe during World War Two.

H. G. Wells

Contenu en français bientôt disponible.

H. G. Wells

Fotografía de H. G. Wells, segundo empezando por la izquierda, presidente de PEN Internacional (1933-36) y del Comité Presidencial Internacional de PEN en tiempos de guerra (1941-46). Esta fotografía fue tomada, probablemente, cuando Wells hizo una parada en Bombay el 16 de diciembre de 1939 en su viaje a Australia, y se reunió con un grupo de académicos y figuras literarias de India para hablar sobre la crisis en Europa durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial.

Date:

16/12/1939

Creator:

Unknown

Belongs to:

PEN International

Format:


Language:

n/a

Place:


More from the PEN International Collection

Catharine Amy Dawson Scott

©

Postcard for Daphne Caruana Galizia

© PEN International

Liu Xiaobo’s Nobel Prize ceremony

© Sara Whyatt

Conference in Accra

© Joanne Leedom-Ackerman

PEN Board Meeting in Vienna

© Joanne Leedom-Ackerman

Dinner at the Guadalajara Book Fair

© Joanne Leedom-Ackerman

Hasenkeyf before the floods

© Joanne Leedom-Ackerman

Writers and PEN members in Hasenkeyf

© Joanne Leedom-Ackerman

Football card for Iran

© PEN International

Croatian Day of the Imprisoned Writer poster

© Croatian Centre

PEN International’s Committee minutes, 1922

© PEN International

IFEX’s Day to End Impunity logo

© IFEX

Discover more:

1 H.G. Wells in Bombay article

Image

See archive details
2 Speak Now or Never book

Image

See archive details
3 PEN International in La Vanguardia

Image

See archive details