Glamorous Literary Types Prepare for Party

Prepare to fight the crowds for a fleeting glimpse of Edwidge Danticat, Salman Rushdie, George Soros, and Paul Krugman. Dozens of authors from around the world will descend on New York for the PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature from April 27 to May 3. The festival will include a reading on “Evolution/ Revolution,” and a talk entitled “The Economic Crisis and How to Deal With It.” Details here.