U.P. National Writer’s Workshop 2015


Call for papers to the 1st Conference on Mindanao Literatures

The Department of Humanities of UP Mindanao will hold a 1st Conference on Mindanao Literatures on 24-26 February 2016 in Davao City. It will be the first in a series of conferences that will address issues and problems in teaching and researching on Mindanao literatures. The objectives of the conference are to: (1) bring together […]


54th Silliman University National Writers Workshop to open on May 11

The 54th edition of the Silliman University National Writers Workshop will open on 11 May 2014 at the Rose Lamb Sobrepeña Writers Village in Camp Look-out, Valencia, Negros Oriental. The workshop is the oldest and longest creative writing workshop of its kind in Asia. It was founded in 1962 by S.E.A. Write Awardee Edilberto K. Tiempo and National Artist Edith L. Tiempo, and was recently given the Tanging Parangal in the Gawad CCP Para sa Sining by the Cultural Center of the Philippines.

Twelve writers from all over the Philippines have been accepted as regular workshop fellows. They are: Aimee Paulette O. Cando of Quezon City (University of Santo Tomas), Angela Gabriele R. Fabunan of Olongapo City (University of the Philippines—Diliman), Darylle Luzarita Rubino of Polomolok, South Cotabato (University of the Philippines Mindanao), and Mohammad Nassefh R. Macla of Davao City (University of the Philippines Mindanao) for poetry; Luis Manuel Diores of Cebu City (University of San Carlos), Patricia Corazon F. Lim of Quezon City (Ateneo de Manila University), Kristine Abelink Patenio of Murcia, Negros Occidental (University of St. La Salle in Bacolod), and Rodolfo Eduardo T. Santiago of Quezon City (Ateneo de Manila University)for fiction; and Jona Branzuela Bering of Cebu City (Cebu Normal University), Rowena Rose M. Lee of Manila (University of the Philippines Mindanao), Miguel Antonio Lizada of Davao City (Ateneo de Manila University), and Edmark Tejarcio Tan of Quezon City (University of Santo Tomas) for creative nonfiction.


Ang Autobiografia ng Ibang Lady Gaga ilulunsad sa UP Diliman

Lunsad-aklat ngayong Sabado (9 May 2015) sa Auditorium ng UP College of Mass Communication, UP Diliman, mula 5NH hanggang 8NG and librong Ang Autobiografia ng Ibang Lady Gaga ni Jack Alvarez. Hindi parang pagmememorya ng song lyrics ang pag-alala sa mga karanasan, kundi parang pagnonovena. Parang ritwal. Sa isang confessional na paraan ipapasilip ng may-akda […]


‘Aspulan’ gathers Baguio’s writing and teaching communities

The Baguio Writers Group and the University of the Philippines Baguio (UPB) are organizing and hosting “Aspulan: A Gathering of Baguio Writers, Journalists and Teachers and Students of Literature and Writing” on May 18, Monday, at the UPB College of Social Sciences Audio Visual Room. “Aspulan”  is an Ibaloi word to mean “a gathering.” The […]


Antolohiya ng mga tulang Ilokano na may salin sa Filipino, inilabas ng KWF

Inilabas ng Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino (KWF) ang pinakabagong karagdagan sa Aklat ng Bayan, ang Dandaniw Ilokano: mga tulang Ilokano, 1621-2014, sa ika-47 pambansang kumbensiyon ng Gunglo dagiti Mannurat nga Ilokano iti Filipinas (GUMIL-Filipinas). Inilimbag ng KWF ang aklat sa tulong ng Pambansang Komisyon para sa Kultura at mga Sining (NCCA).  Ang ginanap na pagtitipon […]


KARNABAL Festival 2015: PERFORMANCE LINEUP + GATHERINGS + IDEA EXCHANGE schedule announced

KARNABAL Festival 2015: PERFORMANCE LINEUP + GATHERINGS + IDEA EXCHANGE PLATFORM A: Social Innovation This platform presents the festival’s main features:innovative and developmental works created by contemporary artists (ie. activeand integral movers of the local independent and alternativeperformance scene, alongside promising emerging players) -thatdirectly involve and address issues of specific local communities. Platform A artists […]


LIRA Poetry Clinic, bukas pa sa aplikasyon hanggang Mayo 15

Inaanyayahan ang lahat na magpasa sa Taunang Palihang Pampanulaan 2015 ng Linangan sa Imahen, Retorika, at Anyo (LIRA). Kilala bilang LIRA Poetry Clinic, ang palihan ay tumatagal mulang Hunyo hanggang Nobyembre, at madalas na ginaganap sa Kolehiyo ng Arte at Literatura, Unibersidad ng Pilipinas, Diliman. Ito ang kasalukuyang pinakamahabang tumatakbong palihan, na nakatuon lamang sa […]


Panawagan para sa kontribusyon sa Daluyan: Journal ng Wikang Filipino

Tumatanggap ang Unibersidad ng Pilipinas, Diliman Sentro ng Wikang Filipino ng mga papel at pananaliksik para ilathala sa Daluyan: Journal ng Wikang Filipino (Tomo XXI). Isang interdisiplinaryong refereed journal ang Daluyan na inilalathala kada akademikong taon. Bilang journal na monolingguwal sa Filipino, pangunahing layunin nito na paunlarin at palawakin ang mga pag-aaral tungkol sa wika, […]