Sa paglabas ng CHED Memorandum Order No. 20, series of 2013, binabalangkas ang bagong General Education Curriculum na nagsantabi sa pagturo ng Filipino bilang required subject sa kolehiyo. Sanhi nito, nagkaisa ang mga guro ng wika at manunulat ng saliksik at panitikang Filipino na manindigan laban sa polisiya.
The Cultural Center of the Philippines is pleased to announce the ten fellows accepted to the Virgin Labfest 10 Writing Fellowship Program which will take place on June 24 to July 6, 2014:
Conference components will focus on a lecture workshop about the practice of theatre in Philippine Community, contemporary dance class and technical theatre workshops. It will be held in Canossa Academy and Lipa Ballet School on July 23 -26 with a welcome program for participants and guests followed by program sessions which includes lectures, workshops, presentations, and performances.
The Necessary Theater presents VENUS IN FUR which will run from July 25 to 27 at the Tanghalang Huseng Batute at the CCP (see poster for more details). Venus in Fur is directed by Bart Guingona.
Thomas Novachek is the writer-director of a new play, an adaptation of a novel which inspired the term Masochism.
The UP Open University (UPOU), in cooperation with the Philippine Society for Distance Learning (PSDL) and the UPOU Foundation Inc. (UPOUFI), is organizing the 2nd International Conference on Open and Distance eLearning (ICODeL) on 18-20 June 2014 at the Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria, Quezon City.
The Institute of Climate and Sustainable Cities (iCSC) invites all of you to the launching of the book Agam: Filipino Narratives on Uncertainty and Climate Change. This event is set on June 28, Saturday, 3:00pm at the Multi-Purpose Building of the University of the Philippines in the Visayas Tacloban College.
To quote iCSC, "Agam reflects the confrontation between climate change and diverse cultures across the country. It combines original new works in prose, verse and photographs and depicts uncertainty and tenacity from the Filipino perspective, minus the crutch of jargon."
Fly to new heights with us this school year! The publication has officially opened its doors to works for the first regular folio.
Submit your poetry, fiction, non-fiction, scripts, and art in any visual medium to us on or before July 19, 2014.
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Dungug Kinaray-a Inc. (DK) invites writers to join this year’s Padya Dungug Kinaray-a, the longest running competition on Kinaray-a literature, in the following categories: Mamugu nga Sugidanun (Short Story), Sugidanun Pambata (Children’s Story) and Binalaybay (Poetry).
During the Araw ng PHSA, the first-ever celebration of the Philippine High School’s foundation day on June 11, its students and staff are expected to be back to its campus atop Mt. Makiling in Los Baños, Laguna. As early as 7am, they will pay tribute to Inang Kalikasan by planting trees under the guidance of Dr. Nathaniel Bantayan of the University of the Philippines Los Baños’ Makiling Center for Mountain Ecosystems (MCME) who will talk about Pangangalaga at Pag-aalaga.
Editors: Rolando B. Tolentino and Rommel B. Rodriguez
Ang ikalima naming kolaborasyon sa pag-antolohiya ng mga katha ay nakauukol sa experimentasyon sa porma ng kwento at sanaysay. Porma ang pangunahing tinutumbok nito na hindi lamang simpleng experiment sa mga kumbensyon ng katha kundi sa mismong anyo nito: mga kathang sa anyo ng final exam, resibo, application form, o concrete poetry; nagaganap sa footnotes, endnotes, bibliograpiya, o comments sa Facebook; at iba pang makabagong pormang maaring mapaghalawan ng inspirasyon.