Itinataguyod ng Sentro ng Wikang Filipino – UP Diliman (SWF-UPD) sa pakikipagtulungan sa Opisina ng Tsanselor at UP Kolehiyo ng Arte at Literatura (UP KAL) ang TALASALITAAN: Isang Paglulunsad at Panayam,” na gaganapin sa 26 Pebrero 2015, Huwebes, mula ika-1 ng hapon hanggang ika-5 ng hapon, sa Pulungang Recto Bulwagang Rizal, Faculty Center, UP Diliman, Lungsod Quezon.
Kritika Kultura, the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University will be hosting an event featuring the work of playwright Rogelio Braga on Feb. 17, 2015, 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Ateneo Art Gallery, Ateneo de Manila University. The event is co-sponsored by Ateneo Art Gallery, Rizal Library, Fine Arts Program, and Ateneo Institute of Literary Arts and Practices (AILAP).
Kritika Kultura, the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University, will host a lecture by Prof. Jana K. Lipman titled “Guam to Palawan: Opposing Narratives of Vietnamese Repatriation, 1975 and 1995.” The lecture—which is co-sponsored by Department of History, South East Asian Studies Program (AdMU), and Ateneo Center for Asian Studies—will be on Feb. 16, 2015, 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Faculty Lounge, 1/f Dela Costa Building, Ateneo de Manila University.
“Minsa’y Bilog, Minsa’y Ilog”: Pagbubura bilang Pagbubuo, a talk by Mesándel Virtusio Arguelles and the launching of his new book, Pesoa (Balangay Books, 2014), is set for 5 March 2015, Thursday, 4:15-5:45 PM at the European Documentation Centre, 13th Floor, Henry Sy Sr. Hall, De La Salle University, Manila.
Next Magnifico: Encuentros en la literatura / Encounters in Literature featuring Vicente Garcia Groyon and Juan Manuel de Prada on 18 March 2015, Wednesday, 12:45-2:15 PM, at the European Documentation Centre, Henry Sy Sr. Hall, De La Salle University, Manila.
The even will be hosted by Timothy R. Montes.
The University of the Philippines Cebu Creative Writing Program now accepts applications to the 2015 Tagik Landasan Creative Writing Workshop to be held on March 27-29, 2015 in Cebu City.
The workshop will have writing craft sessions for student writers, five (5) from UP Cebu and five (5) from schools in Cebu City and Cebu province, and conversation sessions for invited fellows who are writing in the Visayas.
Interested student writers must send:
The MSU-Iligan Institute of Technology and the Mindanao Creative Writers Group are accepting manuscripts to the 22ND Iligan National Writers Workshop (INWW) to be held on May 25-29, 2015 in Iligan City.
There are 18 slots available for writers who have attended regional writers workshops or creative writing classes and whose works are unpublished. Six (6) INWW alumni (INWW 1-4: 1994-1997) from across the regions are welcome to send their works in progress along with a brief paper on their creative process.
So you love writing and want to turn this into a career but you do not know where to start, you’re scared, or you can’t find answers to these questions:
- Is freelance writing for me?
- What do I need and where should I start to become a freelance writer?
- Is there money in freelance writing? How much should I charge?
- Where can I find clients and how do I approach them?
- Why should I have a blog and how can I create an engaging post?
You’re not alone.
Amid worsening government corruption, massive displacement, joblessness and lack of access to social services, and the church declaring 2015 as the “Year of the Poor,” urban poor groups Kalipunan ng Damayang Mahihirap (KADAMAY) and Urban Poor Resource Center of the Philippines (UPRCP), in cooperation with Art Action Network, stage once more the life and times of the sector’s beloved woman icon Carmen “Nanay Mameng” Deunida with “Nanay Mameng, isang dula.”
Tinatawagan ang mga kabataan na aktibong makilahok sa Araw ni Balagtas 2015. Ito ay pagdiriwang ng ika-227 anibersaryo ng kaarawn ng bayaning makata na si Francisco “Balagtas” Baltazar ang 2 Abril 2015 na may temang Si Balagtas at ang Kabataan.
Pangungunahan ng Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino (KWF) ang mga aktibidad na mangyayari sa pook na malapít sa puso ni Balagtas, ang bayan ng Orion (noon ay Udyong), Bataan. Magkakaroon ng Kampo Balagtas mula 30—31 Marso 2015 para sa mga kabataan mulang Rehiyon III at delegasyon mula sa Indigenous People (IP) sa Orion Elementary School.