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Minute of silence for Amanuel Asrat

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Minute of silence for Amanuel Asrat

Photograph of the delegates at the 81st PEN International Congress observing a minute of silence in front of Eritrean poet Amanuel Asrat’s empty chair, on 15 October 2015. Asrat was arrested in 2001 and is believed to still be incarcerated in a maximum security prison, in Eritrea. This Congress, which was hosted by the Quebecois Centre from 13 to 16 October 2015 in Quebec City, was titled Translation = Creation = Freedom.

Minute de silence pour Amanuel Asrat

Photographie des délégués du 81e Congrès du PEN International observant une minute de silence devant la chaise vide du poète érythréen Amanuel Asrat, le 15 octobre 2015. Asrat a été arrêté en 2001 et serait toujours emprisonné dans une prison à sécurité maximale, en Érythrée. Ce Congrès, organisé par le Centre québécois, a eu lieu du 13 au 16 octobre 2015, à Québec, et était intitulé Translation = Creation = Freedom.

Minuto de silencio para Amanuel Asrat

Fotografía de los delegados en el 81o de PEN Internacional participando en un minuto de silencio delante de la silla vacía dedicada al poeta eritreo Amanuel Asrat, el 15 de octubre de 2015. Asrat fue detenido en 2001 y se cree que sigue encarcelado en una prisión de máxima seguridad en Eritrea. El Congreso, que tuvo lugar del 13 al 16 de octubre de 2015 en Ciudad de Quebec, fue titulado Translation = Creation = Freedom.

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15/10/2015

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Quebecois Centre

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Quebecois Centre  (Centre québécois du P.E.N. International)

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