68th Palanca Awards issues last call for entries

Calling all writers and aspiring Palanca awardees! With the deadline of submission set on 31 May 2018 until 6pm ONLY, participants are highly encouraged to send in their entries now. Don’t wait until the last minute to submit your entries to the 68th Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature. As a reminder, you may submit […]


Panawagan para sa Aplikasyon sa SPMPF ng PUP

Ang Sertipiko sa Panitikan at Malikhaing Pagsulat sa Filipino ay isang taong programa na nabuo sa pagtutulungan ng Center for Creative Writing, Center for Language and Literature Studies, Center for Social History at Kagawaran ng Filipinolohiya ng Politeknikong Unibersidad ng Pilipinas na nakatuong higit sa kritikal na sipat sa panitikan at inobatibong praxis sa malikhaing […]


Imbitasyon sa Gawad Kataga

Sa pagdiriwang ng nalalapit na isang dekada ng Kataga, Samahan ng mga Manunulat sa Pilipinas, Inc., inihahandog ng KATAGA ang patimpalak na kikilala sa pinakamahuhusay na manunulat ng dagli sa buong bansa! Bukas ang patimpalak sa lahat ng manunulat na nagnanais magbahagi ng kuwentong may sinasabi. Tara na at sali na! Maaaring i-download ang pormularyo […]


Call for Submissions: 1st Ateneo Libulan LGBT+ Writers Workshop

In celebration of Pride Month and Ateneo Libulan Circle’s 1st Birthday, we are inviting applications to the 1st Ateneo Libulan LGBT+ Writers Workshop. We are accepting works that are related to or are interpretations on the theme of Gender, Sexuality, and/or the Body. Although this is specially organized for Pride Week, we are optimistic that […]


Fifteeen PRS 11 fellows announced

From more than 130 entries, 15 fellows are chosen to join the 11th Palihang Rogelio Sicat on 16 -20 May, 2018 in Baguio. The fellows are: Ricardo G. Patriarca of Cavite, and Kristinne Nigel Cenosin Santos of Malolos, Bulacan (Drama); Wilmor L. Pacay III of Makati (Flash Fiction); Charmaine Lasar of Sto. Tomas Batangas, Mubarak […]


Call for Entries for 68th Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature

The Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature, the longest-running and most prestigious literary contest in the country now on its 68th year, is now accepting entries to its regular categories as follows: English Division – Short Story, Short Story for Children, Essay, Poetry, Poetry Written for Children, One-act Play, and Full-length Play; Filipino Division – […]


Talasalitaan 2018: “Hindi Nakakailang: Mga Mabababang Mitolohikal na Nilalang ng Korea at Pilipinas”

Itinataguyod ng UP Sentro ng Wikang Filipino-Diliman sa pakikipagtulungan ng Aliguyon-UP Folklorists, UP Korea Research Center, UP Arirang, UP Kolehiyo ng Agham Panlipunan at Pilosopiya, at DZUP ang regular na talakayang Talasalitaan na may pamagat na “Hindi Nakakailang: Mga Mabababang Mitolohikal na Nilalang ng Korea at Pilipinas.” Isasagawa ang talasalitaan sa Abril 25, 2018 (Miyerkoles)  […]


UP ICW Call for Submission: 2018 Updated Filipino Writers Database (Deadline: May 31)

LIKHAAN: The UP Institute of Creative Writing is extending its call for submissions to an updated database of Philippine authors to May 31, 2018.  This new database, which will be made available online via the ICW’s panitikan.ph portal, aims to collate and consolidate the previous NCCA list of writers with the current, incomplete listing posted […]


Call for Submissions to the Philippines’ First National LGBTQ Poetry Workshop

The first national creative writing workshop devoted to Philippine LGBTQ poetry is being jointly sponsored this July by the University of the Philippines and Goldsmiths University of London, as part of the international research and arts consortium called GlobalGRACE: Global Gender and Cultures of Equality. GlobalGRACE is funded by the Research Council UK’s Global Challenges […]


Repost: LIKHAAN 12 Now Accepting Submissions

The UP Institute of Creative Writing (ICW) is now accepting submissions for the twelfth issue of Likhaan: The Journal of Contemporary Philippine Literature. The deadline for submission to Likhaan 12 is April 30. The Philippines’ leading literary peer-reviewed journal, the Likhaan Journal is published annually with funding from the University of the Philippines. It features the best of […]