Panitikan News and Features


Call for Submissions: Kritika Kultura / ADMU Press First Book Prize (Deadline Extended to Apr. 7, 2018 / Final Call)

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 According to Raymundo Mata, which also […]


Call for Applications for Postdoctoral Early Career Researcher (ECR)

Postdoctoral Early Career Researcher (ECR)   Job Reference: Department: Grade/ Salary: £ 35,519.19 (42 months) Contract Type: Fixed Term Until 31 October, 2021 Hours: Full Time Location: University of the Philippines, Diliman   Closing date for applications:  31 March, 2018 Interviews: 13 April, 2018 Start Date: 1 May, 2018   University of the Philippines, Diliman […]


Kabulig – Bikol announces 2018 Inaugural Writers Prize winners

By Doods Santos “Sa Satuyang mga Dila” by Emmanuel T. Barrameda of Virac, Catanduanes, “An Pangiturog nin Agom kan Parasira, 1814” by Fernando Castor Chavez of Presentacion, Camarines Sur, and “Au!” by court stenographer Irmina Volante-Torres of RTC Pili won the first, second, and third prizes respectively in the Kabulig Inaugural Writers Prize 2018. Barrameda, […]


Call for Entries for the Ateneo Art Awards 2018: Purita Kalaw-Ledesma Prizes in Art Criticism

Initial List of Exhibitions The Ateneo Art Gallery (AAG) and the Kalaw-Ledesma Foundation, Inc. (KLFI) are pleased to announce the exhibitions to be reviewed by writers interested in submitting entries for the Purita Kalaw-Ledesma Prizes in Art Criticism. These exhibitions are: CULTURAL CENTER OF THE PHILIPPINES  The Ordinary Man: A One Man Exhibition by Josemaria […]


Call for Submissions: Kabulig Writers Prize

The KABULIG-Bikol Inc.  is now accepting entries for the inaugural Girok Poetry Writing Contest 2018. KABULIG Bikol, Inc. is a non-profit organization, non-government organization composed of writers in Naga and Camarines Sur dedicated to supporting and promoting Bikol arts and culture. Kabulig, meaning one who shares or helps in an endeavor, took off in 1999 […]


1st Virginia Benitez Licuanan Award for History Writing

1st VIRGINA BENITEZ LICUANAN AWARD FOR HISTORY WRITING ESSAY-WRITING CONTEST The Ateneo Library of Women’s Writings (ALiWW) announces the launch of the VIRGINIA BENITEZ LICUANAN AWARD FOR HISTORY WRITING in celebration of the 100th birth anniversary of Virginia Benitez Licuanan—writer, editor, and educator. Established through the generosity of Dr. Patricia B. Licuanan and Mr. Francisco H. Licuanan III […]


Call for Submissions: Kritika Kultura / AdMU Press First Book Prize (second call)

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 According to Raymundo Mata, which also […]


Call for Submissions: Kritika Kultura / ADMU Press First Book Prize

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 According to Raymundo Mata, which also […]


Call for Submissions: The Salirok Prize

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 abundantly with water, under […]


Announcement of Winners: Ateneo Art Awards 2017

For the Fernando Zóbel Prizes for Visual Art, three (3) winners were chosen by the jury from a shortlist of twelve (12). The winners are Cian Dayrit for his works in Exposition, Gale Encarnacion for her thesis exhibition titled Blow me, and Costantino Zicarelli for his solo show, Prelude to a Billion Years. Another component […]