Contributors to Libulan Binisaya Anthology of Queer Literature’s Volume 1 Announced

The Libulan Queer Collective is pleased to announce the list of contributors for the first volume of ‘Libulan Binisaya Anthology of Queer Literature.’ For the first volume, established and emerging writers from Visayas and Mindanao who identify themselves as lesbians, gays, bisexual, transgender, and straight allies have contributed. This seminal (or hymenal) anthology of queer […]


Ika-2 Panawagan para sa Kontribusyon sa Disaster: Pinoy Scifi

Sasabog, gugunaw, matutunaw, maglalaho ang Pilipinas Bakit may engganyo ang imahen ng sakuna at kalamidad? Mas malaki at mas malala, mas kaakit-akit. Panukala ni Rozarion (2007) na nabubuhay tayo sa isang ‘kultura ng kalamidad’—hinuhugot mula sa ating existential anxiety na hindi maiiwasan at nalalapit ang ating pagwawakas. Giit ni Sontag (1966), sa pagtalakay niya sa […]


Call for Submissions: Volume 2, Issue 1: Special Issue on the Moros and the Indigenous Peoples Bukambibig Poetry Folio of Spoken Word Philippines

Bukambibig Poetry Folio of Spoken Word Philippines, a multilingual, free-access, and digital folio of performance poetry, is now open for contributions to its second volume’s first issue which is a special issue on the Moros and the Indigenous Peoples (IPs). The folio is looking for performance poems and/or spoken word pieces that discuss and/or problematize […]


Kritika Kultura Launches Issue 29 (resched)

Kritika Kultura, the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University, is rescheduling the launch of its 29th issue to Oct. 5, 2017, 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., at Faura AVR, Ateneo de Manila University. The launch, followed by a simple reception, is open to […]


Call for Submissions: HALAD: Mindanao Harvest for the 21st Century

‘HALAD: Mindanao Harvest for the 21st Century’, a literary anthology, is now accepting poems, short stories, creative nonfiction/essays, and one-act plays in English, Filipino, and Binisaya written by established and emerging writers born and/or based in Mindanao. This anthology aims to gather in one book some of the best new Mindanao writings for possible use […]


Paanyaya sa Daluyan – Espesyal na Refereed na Isyung Rizal

Tumatanggap na ang UPD-SWF ng mga artikulo para sa Regular na Isyu ng Daluyan 2017. Magpasa ng inyong mga papel, pananaliksik, at malikhaing akda bago ang 31 Oktubre 2017.    Tingnan ang poster para sa detalye.


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 […]


Call for Emerging Writers — Payag Habagatan: New Writings from the South

Payag Habagatan or “the Southern Hut”, an inaugural literary home for emerging voices from the southern Philippines, is now accepting poems, short stories (both literary and genre fiction), flash narratives, creative nonfiction/literary essays (memoirs, personal essays, travel writing, and other hybridized forms), and critical essays in English and/or in Binisaya languages that speak of a […]


Panawagan para sa Salin sa Filipino ng mga akda mula sa Timog Silangang Asya at mga lokal na wika sa Pilipinas, Malikhaing Akda at Pananaliksik sa Filipino

Bilang bahagi sa pagdiriwang ng Buwan ng Wika 2017 sa Unibersidad ng Pilipinas, Diliman, tumatanggap ang UP Sentro ng Wikang Filipino Diliman ng mga manuskrito para sa Salin ng Malikhaing Akda Timog Silangang Asya at mga lokal na wika sa Pilipinas, Malikhaing Akda, at Pananaliksik sa Filipino na ilalathala sa ilalim ng Programang Aklatang Bayan.  […]