Likhaan: News and Features


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 […]


Kritika Kultura Lecture Series presents Anna Alves and Zachary Frial (rescheduled)

Kritika Kultura, the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University will host a research forum with Anna Alves and Zachary Frial (US Fulbright Scholars 2018-2019). The forum is in cooperation with the Philippine-American Educational Foundation (PAEF, also known as the Fulbright Commission in the Philippines). […]


Panawagan para sa pagpasa ng personal na sanaysay sa antolohiyang ARUGA: Mga Sanaysay ng Pagiging Magulang at Anak

mga editor: Ferdinand Pisigan Jarin at Rommel B. Rodriguez Makulitan, mangunsumi at paminsan-minsang maubusan ng pasensiya dahil sa kalikutan ng (mga) supling. Malungkot, sumama ang loob, hanggang magalit dahil sa hindi nila pagsunod at pakikinig. Paano nga ba magsulat ang isang ama at ina? Paano hinahati ang oras sa pag-aruga sa anak at paglikha ng […]


Imbitasyon sa Tanghal Galing

Ambag sa pagdiriwang ng Buwan ng Panitikan ang pagpapamalas sa kung paano tumatalab ang malawak na katuturan ng panitikan sa pang-araw-araw na kamalayan ng mga indibidwal. Hindi lamang tinig ang panitikan tungkol sa samu’t saring kaisipan at karanasan ng mga indibidwal, kundi tulay at panandang-bato na nagmamarka sa mga daan at inter-koneksiyong nagsisilang sa mga […]


019 Ateneo Art Awards – Purita Kalaw-Ledesma Prizes in Art Criticism.

Founded in 2014, the Purita Kalaw-Ledesma Prizes in Art Criticism was established by the Ateneo Art Gallery, in partnership with Kalaw-Ledesma Foundation Inc. and in association with The Philippine Star. In 2016, Ateneo Art Gallery announced ArtAsiaPacific Magazine as a new publication partner for the prizes.    Writers or contributors based in the Philippines may […]


Taliba’t Salimbayan: Pagdiriwang ng Buwan ng Panitikan sa UP Diliman

Ang buwan ng Abril ay buwan ng panitikan. Kaugnay nito, pangungunahan ng UP Departamento ng Filipino at Panitikan ng Pilipinas (UP DFPP) ang mga serye ng aktibidad bilang pakikibahagi ng UP Diliman sa pagdiriwang ng Buwan ng Panitikan sa buong bansa. Tampok na tema ngayong taon ang “ Panitikan: Taliba’t Salimbayan.” Layunin ng mga serye […]


Call for Submissions | 2019 Gémino H. Abad Awards for Poetry and Literary Criticism

The 2019 Gémino H. Abad Awards for Poetry and Literary Criticism is now open for submissions. All graduate and undergraduate students currently enrolled in any of the University of the Philippine (UP) System’s eight constituent campuses may join the competition. The Awards are sponsored by the UP Office of the Vice-President for Academic Affairs and […]