Thursday, December 14, 2017
Kritika Kultura (KK), in partnership with the Ateneo de Manila University (AdMU) Press, is now seeking submissions for its first book prize. Gina Apostol, award-winning novelist, will serve as the competition’s inaugural judge. Her achievements include the Juan Laya Prize for the Novel (Philippine National Book Award) for both Bibliolepsy and The Revolution...
Food in the 21st century would be unrecognizable to our great grandparents. Canadian ecocritic Susie O’Brien has recently explained in an interview in ARIEL that “food is a rich site through which to think about a number of things: environment, colonialism, culture, affect, subjectivity, among others.” There is an...
The Philippine College Physicians (PCP) Newsletter Committee will launch Project WRITE (Writing as Road of Internists to Engagement) in Davao City on 1 December 2017 at the Davao Medical School Foundation (DMSF) Campus in collaboration with Buklod Medisina and the DMSF Alumni Office. Project WRITE aims at developing a community of readers and...
The Ateneo Institute of Literary Arts and Practices (AILAP) is accepting applications for the 16th Ateneo National Writers Workshop (ANWW16), to be held from May 28 to June 1, 2018 at the Ateneo de Manila University.   Interested applicants must submit a portfolio of any of the following: (a) five poems;...
Kritika Kultura regrets that, due to unforeseen circumstances, the lecture by Celina Tzui-hui Hung will be cancelled. *** 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 Celina Tzui-hui Hung titled “Creolizing the Sinophone Pacific.” The...
Iniimbitahan ang lahat na dumalo sa “Bantas: LIRA Workshop Batch 2017 Fellows’ Night” na gaganapin sa ika-5 ng Disyembre, 2017, 7 n.g. sa Conspiracy Garden Café, Visayas Ave., Lungsod Quezon. Itatampok sa event ang mga akda ng fellows ng nagdaang LIRA Poetry Clinic, kasama ang chapbook na ilulunsad sa mismong...
Payag Habagatan or “the Southern Hut”, an inaugural literary home for emerging voices from the southern Philippines, is now accepting works of poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, drama, and critical essay in English and/or in Binisaya languages that speak of a ‘sense of place and placelessness.’ To qualify, contributor must be...
The PUP Center for Social History (PUP-CSH) under the PUP Institute for Culture and Language Studies (PUP-ICLS), Office of the Vice President for Research, Extension and Development (OVPRED) will be holding a “Social History Lecture Series” on November 23, 2017 at the Bonifacio Hall, NALLRC, PUP Main Campus, Sta....
Ang Intertextual Division ng Cultural Center of the Philippines ay tumatanggap na ng mga ambag para sa ANI 40 na may temang Katutubo. Ang volume na ilulunsad sa buwan ng Setyembre sa susunod na taon ay maglalaman ng mga sanaysay, tula, maiikling kuwento at iba pang genre tampok ang paninindigan...
Kidapawan City is now accepting entries to the First Salirok Prize A salirok is a simple drinking fountain devised by the upland tribes. Natural spring water, which flows abundantly on and around Mt. Apo, is made easier to drink by embedding a piece of bamboo into springs. Like the mountain, brimming...