CFP Special Issue: Climates of Disaster and Performance

What are the conditions in which performance happen or is made, in the wake of or in response to a disaster? But we can be more expansive and ask how performance can be linked to disaster, if performance perchance may be thought in the terms of a disastrous event, how such thinking takes on board […]


Submission Deadline Extended: “Elitism in Art and Culture”: An Undergraduate and Graduate Student Conference at DLSU-Manila

“Elitism in Art and Culture” is a one-day conference that is open to undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled in any Philippine university or college. It will be held on the 23rd of July 2016 at De La Salle University, Manila and is an event organized and sponsored by the host university’s Department of Literature. […]


Call for papers to Akda: The Asian Journal of Literature, Culture, Performance

Akda: The Asian Journal of Literature, Culture, Performance is an international peer-reviewed journal that seeks to publish cutting-edge articles in the areas and intersections of Literary, Cultural, and Performance Studies. We especially welcome articles that will inaugurate new and dynamic directions for scholarly inquiry on the literary and cultural production of the Asian region. Further, […]


Consortium of Philippine publishing houses announces Sagip-Guro to help UP Diliman Faculty Center rebuilding

The University of the Philippines Press, Anvil Publishing Inc., the Ateneo de Manila University Press, and the De La Salle University Press are each offering special sales packages, to benefit the teachers whose offices were gutted in the fire that hit the UP Diliman Faculty Center last April 1, 2016. Starting April 6 until November […]


Call for registration to the 2016 Young Writers Workshop for Children Ages 9-17

The DLSU Bienvenido N. Santos Creative Writing Center (BNSCWC) would like to invite parents to register their children for the Young Writers Workshop. This will be held on 16 April 2016, Saturday, 9:00AM-1:30PM at the 13th Floor Henry Sy Sr. Hall, DLSU Taft Campus. Children ages 9-17 are welcome to join the workshop. This workshop […]


Call for applications to the first IWP Alumni Writers Workshop

The Embassy of the United States of America in Manila is inviting young writers to submit applications to the first IWP Alumni Writers Workshop. This inaugural workshop is named for Filipino writers who completed the prestigious International Writing Program at the University of Iowa, some of whom will serve as this year’s panelists and lecturers.  […]


Novelist Ninotchka Rosca to deliver a talk in DLSU

Famed novelist Ninotchka Rosca will deliver a talk on Writing the Faraway on 5 March 2016, Saturday, 2:30PM-4:00PM, at the European Documentation Centre, 13th Floor Henry Sy Sr. Hall, De La Salle University, Manila. The event is open to the public. Admission is free. For gatepass, please email bnscwc@dlsu.edu.ph or call (632) 5244611 local 233.  […]


Call for Applications to KRITIKA 2016 Fellowships

The Bienvenido N. Santos Creative Writing Center (BNSCWC) of De La Salle University (DLSU) is inviting young critics and scholars to apply for fellowship to KRITIKA 2016 National Workshop on Art and Cultural Criticism.This workshop will be held on 13-16 July 2016 at the University of San Agustin (USA), Iloilo City, West Visayas. Distinguished critic […]


F. Sionil Jose to lecture on the art of fiction

The DLSU Libraries cordially invites you to a DIALOGUE WITH F. SIONIL JOSE on The Art of Fiction: The Narrative on 5 February 2016, Friday, 10:00AM- 12:00NN, at the F. Sionil Jose Collection, The Learning Commons, 12th Floor, Henry Sy Sr. Hall, DLSU Taft. Online registration is required due to limited number of slots (maximum of […]


Call for submissions to The Kokoy F. Guevara Poetry Competition

The Kokoy F. Guevara Poetry Competition was established by the friends and family of the late poet Francisco F. Guevara, in partnership with the De La Salle University (DLSU) Department of Literature and the Bienvenido N. Santos Creative Writing Center (BNSCWC), to commemorate his life and work.                  […]