Ilang Tala mula sa UP – LIKHAAN Seminar

ni Nante G. Ciar   Kasabay nang pagbubukas ng Academic Year 2016-2017 ng Polytechnic University of the Philippines – Sta. Mesa Manila ang pagsisimula rin ng klase para sa mga natanggap na senior high school students sa grade 11 at 12 na may kabuuang bilang na 4,200. Hati ito sa 105 sections na may kabuuang […]


Pag-aambag: Sulyap sa Katatapos lang na Seminar-Workshop

ni Alden Peter S. Manrique   Ang mag-intervene sa bata ang guro sa pagtuturo ng wastong panitikan, ito ang layunin ng seminar na ‘to – Luna Sicat Cleto   Ang Pagpunta Umayos ako ng upo nang magsalita si mam Luna. Bahagi ‘yon ng pambungad na pananalita niya sa dalawang araw na seminar-worshop ng UP Institute […]


UP ICW Holds Panayam Lectures on Drama and Translation, Young Adult Literature

  LIKHAAN: The UP Institute of Creative Writing will be having its second installment of the Panayam Lecture Series for 2017 on April 6, 2017, 1 to 4 pm, at Palma Hall 1131, UP Diliman. The lecturers are ICW associate Prof. Vladimeir Gonzales and 56th UP National Writers Workshop Fellow Karren Renz Seña. Gonzales’ lecture […]


LIKHAAN 11 Now Accepting Submissions

  The UP Institute of Creative Writing (ICW) is now accepting submissions for the eleventh issue of Likhaan: The Journal of Contemporary Philippine Literature. 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 It features the best of new and unpublished Philippine writing in English and Filipino. […]


Fellows to the 56th UP National Writers Workshop Announced

LIKHAAN: The UP Institute of Creative of Writing (UP ICW) announces the fellows to the 56th UP National Writers Workshop to be held on March 12-19, 2017 at the BP International Makiling, Los Baños, Laguna. The UP ICW has selected twelve writers for the workshop, presided over by this year’s Workshop Director Vladimeir Gonzales. The […]


UP ICW Holds Teachers Seminar on Creative Writing

LIKHAAN: The UP Institute of Creative Writing will be holding a two-day teachers’ training and seminar on Creative Writing and Malikhaing Pagsulat dubbed, “Reading and Teaching Different Genres of Literature” on January 20 and 21, 2017 at Microtel, UP TechnoHub, Diliman, Quezon City. The seminar is free of charge, and will include lectures by UP […]


Likhaan Journal 10 Launches on December 2 During UP Writers Night 2016, Boasts New and Recognized Names

  Likhaan Journal, the flagship literary journal published annually by Likhaan: The UP Institute of Creative Writing, will be launching its 10th volume this December 2 at the GT-Toyota Asian Cultural Center in UP Diliman. Doors open at 5:30PM; program starts at 6:00PM. The 10th issue will feature the following works and writers: Short Story […]


UP Holds 16th Madrigal-Gonzalez Best First Book Award, Likhaan Journal 10 Launch, UP Writers Night 2016 on December 2

  LIKHAAN: The UP Institute of Creative Writing (UP ICW) celebrates Philippine writers with Writers Night 2016, an annual festivity comprised of three major events happening on December 2, 2016, 4-10pm, at the GT-Toyota Asian Cultural Center in UP Diliman. First is the awarding ceremonies for the 16th Madrigal-Gonzalez Best First Book Award. This year, […]


[Likhaan Exclusive] Pagtatagpo: Review ng Intersection (UP Repertory Company)

  ni Vlad Gonzles Sa disertasyon ni Dr. Alexander Cortez, inilarawan niya ang UP Repertory Company bilang isang anyo ng sosyo-pulitikal na teatro.  Isa itong kategorya ng dulaang malay at sensitibo sa mga namamayaning isyung panlipunan sa isang partikular na panahon, at naglalaan ng mga proyektong pangtanghalang pumapaksa at nag-iimbestiga sa mga nasabing isyu.  Sa […]


56th UP National Writers Workshop Now Accepting Applications

  LIKHAAN: The University of the Philippines Institute of Creative Writing (UP ICW) is now accepting applications for the 56th UP National Writers Workshop to be held in Los Baños, Laguna from March 12 to 19, 2017. To qualify, applicants must (1) be writers in English or Filipino or other Philippine languages (in translation); (2) […]