Chronicle of human rights violations in the sphere of culture (15-31 May 2024)

As of 31 May 2024, at least 158 cultural figures, including not less than 38 People of the Word, were behind bars. Th...
Banned books
Literature included in the ‘extremist materials’ list in Belarus No. / Title of the book or work / Court ...
Chronicle of human rights violations in the sphere of culture (1-15 May 2024)
As of 15 May 2024, at least 156 cultural figures, including not less than 37 People of the Word, were behind bars. A ...
Monitoring of violations of cultural rights and human rights of cultural figures. Belarus, January – March 2024
This report collates information collected by the PEN Belarus’ monitoring group in January – March 2024 from op...
Chronicle of human rights violations in the sphere of culture (15-30 April 2024)
As of 30 April 2024, at least 156 cultural figures, including not less than 37 People of the Word, were behind bars. ...

Prints featuring Aleś Bialacki and Maksim Znak

May 21 – Day of Political Prisoners in Belarus. On this day three years ago, political prisoner and activist Vitold A...
Białoruska Nagroda im. Jerzego Giedroycia już wkrótce 25.11.2023
Białoruska Nagroda im. Jerzego Giedroycia to największa niezależna białoruska premia literacka, przyznawana od 2012 r...
PEN Belarus presents its latest research at the International Congress of Belarusian Studies
The International Congress of Belarusian Studies took place on September 22-24 in Gdansk. One of the most important o...