Syria: To be a writer under al-Assad’s regime | PEN
Interview with Syrian writer Samar Yazbek about her experiences working as a writer and journalist under Bashar al-Assad’s regime.
Prior to the ‘PEN Free the Word!’ event at the Hay Festival of Literature and the Arts in June 2013, Lauren Pyott caught up with the PEN Award-winning Syrian writer Samar Yazbek and interviewed her for PEN International.
PEN International – 7 October 2013:
Interview with Samar Yazbek