Nagwagi sa Unang Gawad Edgardo B. Maranan para sa Pinakamahusay na Tesis sa Malikhaing Pagsulat, Kinilala sa Buwan ng Wika 2019

Itinanghal bilang nagwagi sa unang Gawad Edgardo B. Maranan para sa Pinakamahusay na tesis sa Malikhaing Pagsulat si G. Daniel Lorenzo Z. Mariano, mag-aaral ng kursong BA Malikhaing Pagsulat sa Filipino sa UP Departamento ng Filipino at Panitikan ng Pilipinas, UP Diliman. Kinilala bilang pinakamahusay na tesis sa malikhaing pagsulat ang kanyang akdang Ang mga […]


LIKHAAN: UP Institute of Creative Writing receives NRCP Award for Outstanding Institution

The National Research Council of the Philippines (NRCP) honored LIKHAAN: The UP Institute of Creative Writing with an Award for Outstanding Institution at the Annual Scientific Conference held March 11, 2019 at the Philippine International Convention Center. “The institute is recognized for its outstanding contributions in strengthening the role of creative writing in the national […]


SAMAHANG LAZARO FRANCISCO (SLF), ITINATAG!

Ni: R. B. Abiva   “Kaysa isang katawang malaya na may kaluluwang alipin, ibig ko pa ng isang katawang busabos na may kaluluwang malaya.” – Lázaro Francisco (1898-1980)   Noong Hulyo 1, 2019 ay pormal na naitatag ang Samahang Lazaro Francisco (SLF) sa Mass Communication Laboratory, 3/F Rev. Carlos V. Manacop Building, Wesleyan University – […]


Call for Submissions to the 4th Amelia Lapeña Bonifacio Writers Workshop: The One-Act Play [DEADLINE EXTENDED]

The UP Likhaan: Institute of Creative Writing calls for submissions to the fourth cycle of the Amelia Lapeña-Bonifacio Writers Workshop. In light of the conferment of the title of National Artist for Theatre Dr. Amelia Lapeña-Bonifacio in 2018, this year’s workshop puts in focus the one-act play. Emerging playwrights between 18-35 years old as of August […]


Paglulunsad ng Agaw Agimat: Parnaso ng Isang Bilanggong Politikal

Ang Agaw Agimat: Parnaso ng Isang Bilanggong Politikal ang ikalawang koleksyon ng mga tula ni Rene Boy Abiva o RBA na isang dating detenidong politikal. Binubuo ang ikalawa niyang koleksyon ng limampung (50) na tula na nahahati naman sa apat (4) na tsapter na kanyang naisulat mula 2015-2017. Siyempre, ang sentral na paksa ng mga […]


Announcement of Fellows to the 58th UP National Writers Workshop

LIKHAAN: UP Institute of Creative of Writing (UP ICW) announces the fellows to the 58th UP National Writers Workshop to be held on July 7-14, 2019 in Baguio City, helmed by this year’s workshop director, Anna Felicia Sanchez. The fellows for this year, previously published and/or awarded writers set on furthering their craft, are Juan […]


List of Fellows of the Palihang Rogelio Sicat 12 Announced

Fifteen fellows were chosen from 128 applicants who hail from all over the country to the 12th Palihang Rogelio Sicat (Rogelio Sicat Writers Workshop). They are Ryan Cezar Alcarde (Agusan del Sur), Evan John Daynos (Manila), Rochelle Ann Molina (Catanduanes), Eddie Ramos (Tarlac), and Rod Anthony Robles (Quezon City) for poetry; Napoleon Arcilla III (Catanduanes), […]


Dominic Sy Selected for KK / AdMU Press First Book Prize

We are pleased to announce that A Natural History of Empire by Dominic Sy was selected as the winner of the Kritika Kultura / Ateneo de Manila University Press First Book Prize. Sy’s book was chosen from among a total of 22 entries. Of the manuscript, award-winning novelist and the competition’s inaugural judge Gina Apostol writes: […]


Kritika Kultura Lecture Series presents Victor Merriman

Kritika Kultura, the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University, will host a lecture by Victor Merriman. The lecture is titled “Drama, Mediation, and Contemporary Social Imaginaries” and will be held on April 30, 2019, 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., at SOM 111 (Ching Tan […]


Tanyag Likha sa Buwan ng Panitikan: Abril 26, 2019

Tampok sa pagdiriwang ng Taliba’t Salimbayan sa Unibersidad ng Pilipinas Diliman ang “Tanyag Likha” o lunsad-aklat at panayam mula sa mga piling iskolar sa panitikan, musika, teatro, at sining. Ito ay parehong pagkilala sa mga bagong pananaliksik at produksiyong pampanitikan ng mga guro mula sa Departamento ng Filipino at Panitikan ng Pilipinas at pagpupugay rin […]