Kritika Kultura, the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University—in cooperation with the Ateneo Institute of Literary Arts and Practices (AILAP), the Fine Arts Program, and the Rizal Library—will host a lecture and reading by the editorial team of transit, an online journal and small press initiative. The launch of the proposition and call for submissions for the sixth issue follows the lecture and reading. The event will be on Apr. 18, 2016, 5:00 p.m.
The UP Institute of Creative Writing (ICW) is now accepting submissions for the tenth issue of Likhaan: The Journal of Contemporary Philippine Literature.
Mag-Binisaya ta, mga Bisaya!
Writers of the native tongue in Cebu are invited to a first-of-its-kind TAGIK Meetup to read, write, and share literary output while mingling with fellow young Cebuano writers writing in Binisaya.
Young writers need not be eloquent writers of the language but are willing to hone their skills to improve writing in Binisaya. Open to everyone, student or not, who are willing to expand their literary circle.
Inaanyayahan ang lahat ng interesado sa pagtula na magpasa ng aplikasyon sa Taunang Palihang Pampanulaan 2016 ng Linangan sa Imahen, Retorika, at Anyo (LIRA), isang samahan ng mga makatang nagsusulat at nag-aaral sa wikang Filipino.
Congratulations to this year's playwrights for the main line-up (12 One-Act Plays), Staged Readings and Fragments of VIRGIN LABFEST!
Virgin Labfest 12
Established in 2005, the Virgin Labfest is a laboratory festival of new plays by emerging and established Filipino playwrights and held annually at the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP). The Virgin Labfest aims to provide Filipino playwrights a venue to present their unpublished, unstaged, untested and untried works to theatergoing public. The Virgin Labfest is a yearly project of the Manila-based playwrights group Writer's Bloc, Inc., acclaimed theater company Tanghalang Pilipino, and the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP), in cooperation with the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA).
Akda: The Asian Journal of Literature, Culture, Performance is an international peer-reviewed journal that seeks to publish cutting-edge articles in the areas and intersections of Literary, Cultural, and Performance Studies. We especially welcome articles that will inaugurate new and dynamic directions for scholarly inquiry on the literary and cultural production of the Asian region. Further, in our commitment to diversity and to multicultural dialogue, we welcome contributions that may potentially be relevant to the concerns of the region from various national and cultural backgrounds.
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 Dr. Mauricio D. Aguilera Linde titled “Saroyan’s Travel Memories: Contesting National Identities for Armenian-Americans during the Great Depression.” This lecture will be on Apr. 7, 2016, 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., at NGF Room, 1/f de la Costa Hall, Ateneo de Manila University. The lecture is open to the public.
This year’s Saringsing Writers Workshop of ParasuratBikolnon Inc. includes the following categories: Rawitdawit (Poetry), Padaling-Usip( Flash Fiction), Usipon (Short Story) and Dakit-Taramon (Translation)
The University of the Philippines Press, Anvil Publishing Inc., the Ateneo de Manila University Press, and the De La Salle University Press are each offering special sales packages, to benefit the teachers whose offices were gutted in the fire that hit the UP Diliman Faculty Center last April 1, 2016.
Starting April 6 until November 29, the University of the Philippines Press will be giving a 75 percent discount to all its titles. It will also donate a set of its pertinent titles to each of the affected departments.
Gantala Press presents fun workshops for women, teachers, and teens this summer at Uno Morato!
BASIC PHOTOGRAPHY FOR WOMEN with visual artist and filmmaker Vivian Nocum Limpin on April 10, 2-5 PM, Php 1500
CHILDREN'S BOOKMAKING FOR TEACHERS with bestselling author Beverly Wico Siy on April 17, 2-5 PM, Php 550