Call for Entries: 2017 NCCA Writers’ Prize

The NCCA Writers’ Prize is a biennial award given to five (5) writers, one for each category. For 2017, the award will be given to following categories: Poetry (Cebuano), Novel (Hiligaynon), Essay (Filipino), Short Story (Waray) and Drama (Bikol). The award, in the gross amount of TWO HUNDRED FIFTY THOUSAND PESOS (PhP250,000), will assist the winner during […]


Call for Submissions for Bulawan Literary Zine of Northern Mindanao Issue 03: ‘Sendong’

Bulawan Literary Zine of Northern Mindanao is now open for contributions to its special issue themed ‘Sendong’. Bulawan is looking for poems, short stories, literary essays/creative nonfiction, one-act plays, flash narratives, critical essays, visual artworks, and book reviews that discuss, in particular, Typhoon Sendong in December 2011 and, in general, the Northern Mindanaoan experience of […]


Forum Kritika on Radical Cultural Responses to Crises in Urban Democracy

Proposals which present critical perspectives from/on the Philippines and Southeast Asia—or, more broadly, the global South—are invited for contributions to a Forum Kritika on Radical Cultural Responses to Crises in Urban Democracy, a special, themed, section of the online open access journal Kritika Kultura. Contributions may be proposed in the form of academic papers (5,500 […]


Wagas na Pagsusulat para sa Teatro: Launch of Mga Piling Dula mula sa Virgin Labfest 2013-2016 Ikatlong Antolohiya

Happening this July 6, 2017, 6:00 PM, at the Silangan Hall of the Cultural Center of the Philippines is the launch of Mga Piling Dula mula sa Virgin Labfest 2013-2016 Ikatlong Antolohiya. Get to know new and seasoned playwrights, as this event will be a gathering and a celebration of the imagination of Filipino theater practitioners. […]