Winners of Write Green: Premio Ambahan 2014 announced

The winners of Write Green: Premio Ambahan 2014 are: Maria Isabel P. Cabal First Prize: “Pursuit” Serina Mara D. Alonzo Second Prize: “Banig na Gawang Banban” Ana Teresa B. Joaquin  Third Prize: “Asul, Dilaw at Pula” THE BOARD OF JUDGES Mookie Katigbak-Lacuesta, BNSCWC Associate for Poetry Carlomar Arcangel Daoana, Guest Judge Write Green: Premio Ambahan […]


UP Press launches five new poetry titles

Poetry lovers converged at the UP Vargas Museum West Wing for the launching of five new poetry titles from the UP Press. The launch, held last Friday, April 4, was graced by no less than UP President Alfredo Pascual. President Pascual gave the opening speech wherein he listed the outstanding titles the Press has managed […]


15 manunulat napili para sa PRS 7

Mula sa halos 100 lahok, napili na ang 15 manunulat para sa ika-7 Palihang Rogelio Sicat. Ang mga napili ay sina: Emmanuel T. Barrameda, Periwinkle Cajiuat, Danilo Niňo R. Calalang, Janine Go Dimaranan, Mary Rose Iggie P. Espinosa, Winston C. Gallo, Jolly Marquez Lugod, Rodel Diones Maquilan, Teofilo Oca Palsimon Jr., Meryl D. Panuncio, Mark […]


Writers Company and the 1st Tala Workshop

At the present age, Filipinos would usually seek to involve themselves in more lucrative preoccupations. It is a need. Not all of us are privileged to just travel, enjoy the scenes, watch sunsets. Not all of us are given the time to reflect around us and create. Yes, all of us are battered by unwanted […]


KWF “Kur-it ken Kurditan” sa Ilocos ngayong Abril

Isang pambansang kumperensiya sa wika at panitikang Ilokano ang idaraos ng Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino (KWF) sa University of Northern Philippines, Lungsod Vigan, Ilocos Sur. Pinamagatang“Kur-it ken Kurditan,” naglalayon ang naturang pambansang kumperensiya na maitampok ang wika at panitikang Ilokano at matalakay ang mga kinakaharap nitóng mga isyu at pagbabago. Itataguyod ito ng KWF sa […]


Kritika Kultura Reading Series presents Gina Apostol

Kritika Kultura, the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University, will be hosting a reading and lecture by novelist Gina Apostol on April 10, 2014, 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., at the Natividad Galang Fajardo Room, De La Costa Hall, Ateneo de Manila University. […]


Maika-46 a Nailian a Kombension ti GUMIL Filipinas: Abril 18-20

Angayen ti GUMIL Filipinas (GF), ti kadakkelan a gunglo dagiti mannurat nga Ilokano iti sangalubongan, ti Maika-46 a Nailian a Kombension ti GF iti daytoy Abril 18-20, 2-14 iti Cabicungan Inn, Centro 05, Claveria, Cagayan (nayakar manipud iti Sanchez Mira, kas immunan a naipakaammo). Maaw-awagan pay iti Dap-ayan daytoy a panagtataripnong dagiti mannurat, panangrambak metten […]


Battalia Royale returns to Manila

A WAKE: A Response to Kids Killing Kids feat. Sipat Lawin Ensemble Performance: Launching April 15 and 16, 2014. Manila.  May 1-4, 7-11, 2014. Next Wave Festival. Melbourne, Australia.  In 2013, Battalia’s playwrights David Finnigan, Georgie McAuley, Jordan Prosser and Sam Burns-Warr forming the Too Many Weapons Collective, created Kids Killing Kids(KKK), a documentary theater […]


Sipat Lawin forges ahead with Theater-in-a-Backpack Workshop Series.

GYM FOR THE HEART: Performance Workshop. Sipat Lawin Ensemble’s Theater-in-a-Backpack Workshop Series. SHORT COURSE: May 19-23, 6-10pm and May 24 at 1-5pm. FULL COURSE: MAY 19-30 at 6-10pm (*May 24 and 25 1-5pm) Venue: Pugad Lawin Studio, Victoria Abandoned School, 79 Ermin Garcia Ave, Brgy Pinagkaisahan, Cubao, Quezon City. LIMITED SLOTS. For inquiries and reservations, […]


Sipat Lawin Ensemble to hold Directing Laboratory

DIRECTING LABORATORY Sipat Lawin Ensemble’s Theater-in-a-Backpack Workshop Series.  Facilitated by SLE’s Artistic Director Jk Anicoche. SHORT COURSE: May 19-23, 6-10pm and May 24 at 1-5pm. FULL COURSE: MAY 19-30 at 6-10pm (*May 24 and 25 1-5pm) Venue: Pugad Lawin Studio, Victoria Abandoned School, 79 Ermin Garcia Ave, Brgy Pinagkaisahan, Cubao, Quezon City. LIMITED SLOTS. For inquiries […]