In accord with suspensions arising from the COVID19, the 59th UP National Writers Workshop is postponed indefinitely.

This still follows the last memorandum on UP Diliman’s Policies on Travel and Events. “Effective immediately, all scheduled local and international events in UP Diliman are cancelled, postponed or transformed to virtual meetings.” (

The UP Institute of Creative Writing will post updates on the event as soon as operations are deemed secure again. In the meantime, stay tuned for news and stories on the health situation.