As part of its golden anniversary celebration, the University of the Philippines Press, the country’s oldest university press, will be launching 22 new titles at “Paglulunsad,” to be held on April 17, Friday, 5 p.m. at the Balay Kalinaw, UP Diliman. Continuing its mandate to encourage, publish, and disseminate the best scholarly, creative, and scientific books from and about the Philippines, UP Press’s newest offerings are the following:
Please join us as we celebrate World Book and Copyright Day on April 23, 10:00am, at the Level 3 Atrium, SM Aura, Taguig City. Dubbed as AK/DA: Araw ng Aklat at Copyright, this day pays tribute to all authors and promotes a deeper respect for their copyright. One of the highlights of this event is the public launching of our first batch of Book Champions and IP Ambassadors, who have all committed to actively support the campaign of NBDB and IPOPHL all throughout the year.
Inaanyayahan ang lahat ng interesadong estudyante, guro at mangingibig ng literatura na pumunta sa Biyaheng Panulat, University of the Philippines – Baguio City, sa pagdalaw nina Jun Cruz Reyes, Ricky Lee, Eros Atalia, Manix Abrera, Dong Abay, German Gervacio, Allan Derain at Bob Ong.
Gaganapin ang Biyaheng Panulat sa Bulwagang Juan Luna, University of the Philippines Baguio, April 17, 1-5 PM.
By U Z Eliserio and Reuel Aguila
Directed by Dax Carnay and Eshei Mesina
Dates: April 24, & 26 (7pm); April 25, 27 & May 1 (3pm & 7pm)
Venue: Bulwagang Tandang Sora, CSWCD, UP Diliman
The third issue of the Kalayaan Review, the official student publication of Kalayaan College, was launched last March 27, 2015. The Review includes selected fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry and criticism in English and Filipino by students and faculty. This year’s issue was edited by Julio del Prado, Beatrice Adeline Tulagan and Professor Dennis Raymundo.
The History Department,in collaboration with the Asia Pacific Studies Department of the College of Arts and Sciences of the University of Asia and the Pacific (UA&P), will hold a seminar-workshop entitled HISTORY AS A WISDOM AND CITIZENSHIP COURSE: Approaches to Teaching History in the K to 12 Curriculum. The activity for Social Studies and History teachers will run from May 14 to 16, 2015 at the Telengtan Hall, University of Asia and the Pacific Campus, Pearl Drive, Ortigas Complex, Pasig City.
The objectives of the seminar-workshop are the following:
The IYAS National Writers' Workshop of the University of St. La Salle, Bacolod City, has selected 15 Fellows for 2015, out of 72 applicants nationwide.
The fellows for fiction (in English) are Deo Charis Mostrales and Arnel Murga; (in Filipino) Heidi Sarno; (in Hiligaynon) Meryl Panuncio; and (in Cebuano) Mechelle Centurias.
Fellows for drama in Filipino are Eljay Deldoc and Bernalyn Sastrillo.
Magdaraos ng Pambansang Seminar sa Pagtuturo ng Panitikang Gender Based sa 6-8 Mayo 2015, 8:00 nu-5:00 nh sa GSIS Theater, Financial Center, Lungsod Pasay ang Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino at Paseguruhan ng mga Naglilingkod sa Pamahalaan.
Layunin ng seminar na mapataas ang kamalayang pangkasarian ng mga guro sa pagtuturo ng panitikang gender based. Magkakaroon ng panayam at talakayan hinggil sa iba’t ibang paksang may kaugnayan sa panitikan, wika, at kasarian. Magsasagawa rin ng pakitang-turo sa kuwentong bayan, tula, at maikling kuwento.
Inyalat ni Daniel L. Nesperos ti Umuna a Gunggona iti Salip iti Daniw ti 1st Saniata Prize babaen ti daniwna a “Kasla iti Narpek a Rangaw Dagiti Maisko.” Premiado a mannaniw ken piksionista, agnaed ni DLN ken ti pamiliana iti Brgy 19, San Lorenzo, San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte a puonna. Umawat iti dua ribu a pisos (Php2,000) a premio a kuarta, sertipiko ti pammadayaw, ken tallo a libro nga Ilokano.
The Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature (CPMA) announces that it has revised the rules governing the 65th year contest.
In a message about the revised 2015 rules, CPMA Director General Sylvia Palanca-Quirino said, “The Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature attaches hereto, the revised rules for the 2015 contest, superseding the rules earlier published for this year’s contest.