Silliman unleashes events for the month of May

The 53rd Silliman University
 National Writers opens 5 May 2014 at the Rose Lamb Sobrepeña Writers Village in Camp Lookout, Valencia. Aside from the regular workshops on the literary manuscripts of the fifteen fellows in fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction, the three-week run of the oldest creative writing workshop of its kind in Asia will also feature various […]


“Old Warrior and Other Poems” set for book launch

Preparations are under way for the launching of “Old Warrior and Other Poems” a book of poetry penned by Nestor Maniebo Pestelos, a long-time resident of Bohol who has been known more for his various community development involvement both here and outside the province. The launch is slated to be at the Atrium of BQ […]


Sapantaha: Mga Maikling Kwentong Spekulatibo at Imahinatibo pinalawig ang dedlayn hanggang Mayo 31

Ko-editor: Luna Sicat Cleto at Rolando B. Tolentino Matunog sa ating pandinig ngayon ang spekulatibo bilang bansag sa imahinatibong sulatin. Kadalasang tumutukoy ito sa panulat na hindi lamang gumagamit ng mga dragon o bampira bilang mga tauhan, maari ring ang tagpo’y nasa Middle Earth o The Wall. Minsan, hindi naman kinakailangang maging pantastiko ng tauhan o […]


ASEAN Young Writers Award call for entries

Attention: Writers 15-24 years old, and teachers/older writers who may know of qualified young writers. Fiction in national language and/or English. Submit entries from May 1 to June 30. See details below.   About the Award The ASEAN Young Writers Award is the region’s literary prize jointly established in Thailand by the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration […]


UP Baguio to hold seminar on literature teaching

The College of Arts and Communication, through the Department of Language, Literature and the Arts and the Talastasan Lecture Series Committee, in cooperation with the University of Santo Tomas Center for Creative Writing and Literary Studies, is holding a seminar on literature teaching. On behalf of the organizing committee, I am pleased to invite you to […]