The Raul Roco Library will host a monthly poetry event dubbed as Naga City Library Public Poetry Project (NCLPPP) which will feature lectures, poetry readings, performances and books, among others. Main organizers include Naga-based writer Jose Jason L. Chancoco, AdNU-POEM moderator Elsie Albis and City Librarian Riko Vinluan. The first installment, a lecture by Chancoco on Bikol poetics, was held on February 28, just in time for the closing of the National Arts Month.
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Kritika Kultura, the refereed e-journal of language and literary/cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University—in cooperation with American Historical Collection, Rizal Library—is holding a book forum by critic Epifanio San Juan Jr. The forum—titled “Filipino American Futures: Carlos Bulosan and the Imagination of the Class Struggle by E. San Juan, Jr.”—revaluates San Juan’s book, and will be held on 3 Mar. 2014, 4:30 to 6:00 p.m., at the 4/f Rizal Library, Ateneo de Manila University.
Inaanyayahan ang lahat sa isang espesyal na panayam ni Dr. Ekaterina Baklanova ng Moscow State University, sa darating na Peb. 28, 2014, 4:30 p.m., Case Study Room, Social Science Bldg., Ateneo de Manila University. Ang panayam, na ito na pinamagatang “Ang Pagtuturo ng Pilolohiyang Filipino sa Rusya”, ay itinatanghal ng Kagawaran ng Filipino, Paaralang Humanidades, Pamantasang Ateneo de Manila.
The University of the Philippines Press (UP Press) will be holding a month-long sale in celebration of its 49th founding anniversary. All UP Press titles, including bestsellers and new releases, will be sold at a 20 percent discount. Consigned titles from various university presses and publishers will also be sold at a 5 percent discount. The book sale will run from March 03 to 31, 2014.
National Artist Bienvenido Lumbera and International Cultural Studies scholar Epifanio San Juan, Jr. will deliver on February 22, 2014 from 1:00-5:00 p.m. at PUP Mabini Campus in Sta. Mesa their lectures to mark the fifty years of Mga Agos sa Disyerto, an anthology of Filipino prize-winning short stories which until 2010 had published its fourth edition. Among its authors Edgardo M. Reyes, Rogelio R. Sicat and Dominador B. Mirasol only two are still living , Efren R. Abueg and Rogelio L. Ordoňez.
Have you ever wondered about what it takes to get published? Have you been writing for some time but have found the obstacles seemingly insurmountable? Here’s your chance to talk to fellow authors and other publishing stakeholders on what you need to know about being a writer and getting published.
The National Book Development Board (NBDB) is inviting writers to take part in the first session of Limbag Kapihan, entitled “Publishing Realities Writers Must Know.”
Kritika Kultura, the refereed e-journal of language and literary/cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University—in cooperation with Ateneo Institute of Literary Arts and Practices (AILAP)—is holding a lecture by Ekaterina A. Baklanova. The event—part of the Kritika Kultura Lecture Series—features Baklanova’s paper titled “Borrowings in Tagalog and the Problem of Interference.” The lecture will be held on 21 Feb. 2014, 4:30 to 6:00 p.m., at the 1/f De La Costa Building Faculty Lounge, Ateneo de Manila University.
Tumatanggap na ang UP Department of Filipino ng aplikasyon para sa SERTIPIKO NG MALIKHAING PAGSULAT SA FILIPINO (SMPF) para sa Akademikong Taon 2014-2015.
MGA KAHINGIAN SA PAGPASOK SA SMPF:
1. Nagtapos ng High School o mga bukas sa pagpapatuloy sa pag-aaral sa kolehiyo mula sa pagiging fieshman sa kolehiyo
2. Pagpasa sa qualifying test at interview na ibibigay ng Deparlamento sa takdang panahon
3. Nasagutang application form
In celebration of National Arts Month and Women's Month: WOMEN PLAYWRIGHTS INTERNATIONAL PHILIPPINES (WPIPHILS) presents a READATHON of WOMEN PLAYS. This will be at the Bulwagang Pambansang Alagad ng Sining (MKP), 4th Floor, Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP), on March 4 and 5, 2pm to 6pm. Emerging women playwrights and members of school theater groups are most welcome to attend.
Facilitator: Malou Jacob
Reactors: Fe Remotigue