The International Cities of Refuge Network is an association of cities and regions around the world dedicated to the value of Freedom of Expression.

Protection

Writers ICORN Cities offer persecuted writers a safe haven where they can live and work without fear of being censored or silenced.

Promotion

ICORN Writers2.jpgICORN supports the artistic endeavours of its guest writers and promotes new spaces for intercultural dialogues worldwide.

ICORN debate and manifestation at the Göteborg Book Fair, 25.-28. September 2014

09 September 2014 Saved to Events, Festivals and Opportunities

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ICORN will chair a debate on the legality of Swedish cities of refuge, and ICORN guest writers share their thoughts onstage in a manifestation of Freedom of Expression and the Cities of Refuge Network at the Göteborg Book Fair this September. 

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ICORN at Kapittel 14, Stavanger International Festival of Literature and Freedom of Speech

09 September 2014 Saved to Events, Festivals and Opportunities

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ICORN and ICORN guest writers are extensively involved in the programme of this year’s edition of the Kapittel International Festival for Literature and Freedom of Speech, in Stavanger, Norway. The festival lasts from 17-21 September.

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Iranian poet and journalist Asieh Amini is awarded Freedom prize

09 September 2014 Saved to Events, Festivals and Opportunities

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Asieh Amini is awarded this year’s Ord i Grenseland prize. The award will be presented this Saturday, 6. September 2014, and consists of a stipend of 30.000 NOK.

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