Japan Noh Theatre And Philippine Practice Of Western Performance Traditions conference and dialogue slated

Everyone is cordially invited to this special event on 10 February 2014.  First in the Philippines, this event with performances will gather Noh Grandmasters, diplomats, cultural experts and practitioners, journalists, scholars and students to discuss performing arts and cultural diplomacy. Participants will also have a rare opportunity to witness Noh Grandmasters perform Noh, a more […]


UP Rep itatanghal ang DAMAS DE NOCHE: Isang Musikal

Tungkol sa apat na kababaihang nakatihaya sa banig ng pagtangis at pangungulila, sa gitna ng mga siglo ng pananakop sa bansa. Ang kwento nila ay sumasalamin sa kwento ng buhay ng ating inang-bayang Pilipinas – kung paano ito nagahasa ng mga mananakop at mga dayuhan.  Ang dula ay tumatalakay sa kalagayan ng mga kababaihan sa […]


Join THEN and THERE, on-the-spot essay-writing contest

THEN and THERE, is an on-the-spot essay-writing contest brought to you by The College of Arts and Letters Student Council in partnership with The Philippine Daily Inquirer, The U.P. Alpha Sigma Fraternity and UP Writers Club.

MECHANICS FOR “THEN AND THERE”:

1. No reg fee! Venue is at College of Arts and Letters New Building Room 201.
2. Registration starts at 5PM. The contest starts at 5:30PM.


Likhaan Journal now accepting submissions for 8th issue

The UP Institute of Creative Writing (ICW) is now accepting submissions for the eighth issue of Likhaan: The Journal of Contemporary Philippine Literature. 

The Philippines’ leading literary peer-reviewed journal, the Likhaan Journal is published annually with funding from the Office of the Chancellor of UP Diliman. It features the best of new and unpublished Philippine writing in English and Filipino. Submissions to the journal undergo a strict pre-screening and blind refereeing process by both the editors and a panel of referees composed of eminent writers and critics from within and outside UP.

Award-winning fiction writer and ICW associate Rosario Cruz-Lucero will be the issue editor, while award-winning writer Heidi Eusebio Abad and Palanca Hall of Fame awardee Eugene Evasco will serve as associate editors in English and Filipino, respectively.


Call for submissions: LIRA Filipino Poetry Clinic 2014

Binubuksang muli ng Linangan sa Imahen, Retorika, at Anyo (LIRA), ang pinakamatanda at nangungunang samahan ng mga makata sa wikang Filipino, ang Taunang Klinikang Pampanulaan para sa mga nais lumahok. Ang lingguhang klase tuwing Sabado at Linggo mula 9:00 n.u. hanggang 5:00 n.h ay tatagal mula Hunyo hanggang Setyembre, subalit magkakaroon pa rin ng iilang klase hanggang Nobyembre. Gaganapin […]