Paglulunsad ng ENTRADA Lit. Journal ng PUP

Ilulunsad ng Center for Creative Writing ng PUP sa January 20, 1-5 pm, ang unang volume ng Entrada Journal, ang opisyal na Literary journal ng PUP. Ang launching ay gaganapin sa Andres Bonifacio Auditorium ng Ninoy Aquino Library and Learning Resources Center. 

2015 Amelia Lapeña Bonifacio Literary Contest deadline extended

  The deadline for the Amelia Lapena-Bonifacio Literary Awards has been extended to January 30, 2015, at 5:00 PM. All undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled for the Second Semester, AY 2014-2015 are invited to submit. Current faculty members of the English Department are not eligible for this award. Authors may submit works of poetry, […]

Biyaheng Panulat dadalaw sa Palawan State University

Inaanyayahan ang lahat ng interesadong estudyante, guro at mangingibig ng literatura na pumunta sa Biyaheng Panulat, Palawan State University, sa pagdalaw nina Jun Cruz Reyes, Ricky Lee, Eros Atalia, Manix Abrera, Dong Abay, at Bob Ong. Gagawin ang Byaheng Panulat sa Palawan State University, January 29, 1-5 pm, sa Performing Arts Center. Nakapunta na sa […]

Carlomar Arcangel Daoana launches fourth collection of poems, Loose Tongue

In an event organized by the BNS Creative Writing Center, Carlomar Arcangel Daoana explores, against the backdrop of their demise, love letters as enduring sites of poetic evocations and launches his fourth collection of poems, “Loose Tongue,” published by the UST Publishing House. This will be on Monday, February 2, at 4:15pm – 5:45pm, at the DLSU- Henry Sy Hall, 2401 Taft Avenue, 1004 Manila, Philippines.

DUP to present Jean Genet’s Prisoner of Love

Dulaang Unibersidad ng Pilipinas will present BILANGGO NG PAG-IBIG, based on Jean Genet’s Prisoner of Love and some events from his life. by: Rodolfo Vera | direction: Jose Estrella  Art Direction: Ed Lacson Jr. | Photography: Ocs Alvarez DATES February 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 27 @ 7:00 p.m. February 14, 15, […]

UP CMC to launch six UP Press books

UP CMC will launch six books from its Book and Textbook Series, all published by the University of the Philippines Press. The launch will be on 29 January 2015, Thursday at 10:00 AM at the CMC Auditorium. These are: Vantage Point and In Medias Res by Dean Luis Teodoro  Digital Cinema in the Philippines by […]

Deadline to 54th UP National Writers Workshop extended to 6 February 2015

LIKHAAN: The University of the Philippines Institute of Creative Writing (UP ICW) is now accepting applications for the 54th UP National Writers Workshop to be held in Baguio City in April 2015.

Here are the submission guidelines:


To qualify, applicants must (1) be writers in English or Filipino; (2) must have attended at least one creative writing workshop (national/regional, including the UP National Writers Workshops), or earned a degree in Creative Writing/Malikhaing Pagsulat, or won at least one national/international literary award; (3) must have published at least one book of poetry, fiction, nonfiction or drama, or have had a full-length play or a film produced. 

Write Green: Premio Ambahan 2015

When a Mangyan poet writes of a flower, he writes of it not for the purpose of celebrating its beauty or fragrance but to make it an allegory or symbol of human life, its problems, and its challenges. – Antoon Postma The Bienvenido N. Santos Creative Writing Center (BNSCWC) announces Write Green: Premio Ambahan 2015. This […]

Red Turnip ends its season with Time Stands Still

Fresh off the critical success of the Pulitzer Prize winner RABBIT HOLE, Red Turnip is capping off its second season with another heralded play from Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Donald Marguilles, TIME STANDS STILL. Staying true to their promise to bring more straight plays to the metro, Red Turnip founders Ana Abad Santos, Topper Fabregas, […]

PETA closes 47th season with Cherry Orchard remake, Arbol de Fuego

Capping The Philippine Educational Theater Association’s 47th season is Arbol de Fuego, Rody Vera and Loy Arcenas’ reimagining of Anton Chekhov’s Cherry Orchard. After three successful Rak of Aegis runs, and original Filipino production, FnL, PETA simmers down from the fitful comedy-musical first half of the season with a grounding of a world classic this […]