Francisco Guevara’s book and poetry competition to be launched

Francisco Guevara’s poetry collection “The Reddest Herring” (University of Santo Tomas Publishing, 2015) and The Kokoy F. Guevara Poetry Competition will be launched on 28 November 2015, Saturday, 6:00PM, at the Third Floor Exhibition Hall, Ayala Museum, Greenbelt Park, Makati City. This twin-bill event is open to the public.  The competition is established by the […]


Mapua Tekno Teatro presents “Hans Christian Andersen must be a Filipino”

What happens when your known fairy tale characters set themselves free from their fairy tale lives and interact with the marginalized community in the Philippines. How would the creator of those characters react to the rewriting or their stories?  Mapua Tekno Teatro, on its 15th season, presents:  “Hans Christian Andersen must be a Filipino”  written […]


Kritika Kultura to host a lecture by Anna Katrina Gutierrez titled “When Mermaids Speak with Asian Voices …”

Kritika Kultura, the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University will host a lecture by Anna Katrina Gutierrez titled “When Mermaids Speak with Asian Voices: Creating Glocal Identities through the Blending of H.C. Andersen’s ‘The Little Mermaid,’ Severino Reyes’s Lola Basyang, and My Girlfriend […]


Siyam Siyam: Isang Espesyal na Serye ng mga Panayam sa mga Makatang Filipino

Sa tatlong dekada ng paglilinang sa kakayahan sa pagtula ng mga makata, ang Linangan sa Imahen, Retorika at Anyo (LIRA) at ang taunang klinikang pampanulaan nito ay nagbunga na ng mga de kalibreng makatang nagsisilbing haligi ng panulaang Filipino ngayon. Ilan sa mga ito ay sina Rebecca Anonuevo, Roberto Anonuevo, Romulo Baquiran Jr., Michael M. […]


UP Repertory Company presents Mas Mabigat ang Liwanag sa Kalungkutan

Hindi mananahimik ang kasaysayan. Matutuloy ang palabas. The UP Repertory Company, co-presented by University of the Philippines Muslim Students’ Association and UP Sigma Alpha Sorority is proud to finally bring you Rogelio Braga’s MAS MABIGAT ANG LIWANAG SA KALUNGKUTAN. Playdates are: NOVEMBER 13 (Friday) 7PM NOVEMBER 14 (Saturday) 3PM & 7PM  NOVEMBER 21 (Saturday) 3PM & 7PM […]


Itinatampok ng Kritika Kultura Reading Series sina Ericson Acosta at Kerima Tariman

Inihahandog ng Kritika Kultura—sa tulong ng Ateneo Institute of Literary Arts and Practices (AILAP), Fine Arts Program, at ng Rizal Library—ang panayam at tulaan nina Ericson Acosta at Kerima Tariman. Ito ay gaganapin sa Lunes, ika-9 ng Nob. 2015, 4:30 hanggang 6:00 ng hapon, sa 4/f Rizal Library, Ateneo de Manila University. Ayon sa buod […]


Call for submissions to Sakayang Papel: Anthology of Bisaya Poetry

With the growing consciousness on travel, migration, displacement, and origins, how do millennials from the Bisaya regions sense home? Sakayang Papel: Anthology of Bisaya Poetry is accepting poems on the following themes: staying home, leaving home, and returning home. Poems may be in English and/or variations of Bisaya. Submission Guidelines Call is open to millennial […]


DLSU to host Writers in Conversation

Writers in Conversation featuring Luisgé Martín, Carla Pacis, Eros Atalia Hosted by Timothy Montes 11 November 2015 (Wednesday), 11:00AM-12:30PM European Documentation Centre, 13th Floor Henry Sy Sr. Hall, De La Salle University, Manila Lovers of literature are welcome to the event. Admission is free. Please bring ID and enter through DLSU Gate 2 (Northgate, leading […]


Destiyero Theater Commune’s ACTS OF PIRACY ver. 2.0 (Performative Criticisms)

Destiyero Theater Commune, in partnership with National Commission for Culture and the Arts, DLSU Cultural Arts Office present ACTS OF PIRACY ver. 2.0 A series of performances and installations divided into six acts, with each act aiming to expose how we consume materials, the media, and how text and video documents negotiate influence with our […]


Red Turnip has a new venue

A bite-sized Red Turnip experience premieres at a new space: A SPACE_GALLERY (across Greenbelt 5). Our season’s curve ball is sure to become this year’s pint-sized, comic surprise! Presenting, the Red Turnip Theater 0.5 series: Small room. Low ceiling. Limited seats.  All Turnip. RT 0.5 Size doesn’t matter. THIS IS OUR YOUTH, a play by […]