The Parasurat Bikolnon, Inc. is inviting writers to submit their entries to the 6th Saringsing Writers’ Workshop which will be held on April 15-17, 2016 in Naga City.
Applicants should submit original work written in any Bikol languages either 3 rawitdawit (tula), 2 usipon (short stories), 2 padaling-usip (flash fiction), or 1 sarong tagbong drama (one-act play) in 12 pt Arial (MSWord) double space and send to sethelhanan@gmail.com.
This year’s Saringsing Workshop opens another category–2 Poem or 1 Short Story Translation from English (local or foreign authors) to any Bikol languages. This category is open to all including fellows of the past 5 Saringsing workshops.
Entries must be accompanied by a short bio-note and a free-shot profile photo.
Deadline for submission is on March 30, 2016.
Twenty applicants will be chosen for the workshop fellowships with free board and lodging.
This year’s panelists include Paz Verdades Santos, H. Francisco Peñones, Estilito Jacob, Jason Chancoco, Eilyn Nidea, Irmina Torres, Marissa Redburn, Jerome Hipolito, Elbert Baeta, Clinton Abilong, Jusan Misolas, Irvin Sto. Tomas, and Buboy Aguay as Workshop Director.