PHSA celebrates MAKILINC

In celebration of the National Arts Month, the Philippine High School for the Arts (PHSA) will offer the third Makiling Inter-Cultural Arts Festival (MAKILINC) on 1-7 February 2016.             Day 1 — from 9AM onwards — will be opened by National Artist Ramon Santos of the University of the Philippines […]


PUP ihahandog ang Booklatan sa Bayan

May aabangan and mga estudyante ng Polytechnic University of the Philippines sa pagdating ng 2nd Sem.  Mula sa pagtutulungan ng DepEd, National Book Development Board of the Philippines at ng PUP-CCW, inihahandog po namin sa inyo ang BOOKLATAN SA BAYAN. Ang kauna-unahang PUP Literary Festival! Mula November 11-13 sa NALLRC, PUP Sta. Mesa Manila! Marami pong […]


Philippine International Literary Festival goes on year 6

The Philippine International Literary Festival (PILF), a landmark project of the National Book Development Board, has become a highlight of Philippine Book Development Month observed annually in November. The festival is NBDB’s way of celebrating literature and promoting best publishing practices through discourse on the issues of authorship and readership shaping the local book industry. […]


Cebu Literary Festival 2015 slated on June 20, Ayala Center Cebu

See you at the Cebu Literary Festival 2015 on Saturday, June 20, Ayala Center Cebu. Use the hashtag #cebuLitFest to join the fun! A full day of everything literary! Talks, moderated conversations, book fair, readings and musical performances all day! Best of all, its free! For more information call (0915) 445-3049 Check out the schedule: […]


Come to Pasinaya: CCP Open House Festival

Pasinaya: CCP Open House Festival. Biggest multi-arts festival in the country. Pay what you can, see all you can. Dance, theater, music, literature, film, visual arts. Performances, workshops, arts market, museum visits, food booths, arts and crafts market, photo competition, discounted tickets to selected CCP shows for the whole year, international and local performers. Makes […]


MAKILINC returns to Makiling and UPLB

In celebration of the National Arts Month, the Philippine High School for the Arts (PHSA), in cooperation with the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB), will once more offer the Makiling Inter-Cultural Arts Festival (MAKILINC) on 1-7 February. Day 1 will be opened by the Los Baños City Mayor Caesar Perez who included the […]


UST to host Text and the City

The University of Santo Tomas Center for Creative Writing and Literary Studies and the National Book Development Board co-present the 4th Philippine International Literary Festival with the theme, “Text and the City.” It is fitting that this year’s celebrations commence at the City’s oldest University on November 11, 2013 from 8:00 am to 8:pm. The […]


Text and the City: Narrating Southeast Asia premieres at DLSU

De La Salle University’s Department of Literature cordially invites everyone to the “TEXT AND THE CITY: NARRATING SOUTHEAST ASIA,” a one-day literary festival showcasing La Sallian writers and international guests—storyteller Kamini Ramachandran (Malaysia/Singapore), Sitok Srengenge (Indonesia), and Jasmine Ann Cooray (UK)—with our very own fictionist Angelo Rodriguez Lacuesta and poet Michael M. Coroza. Special talks […]


“Text and the City,” the 4th Philippine International Literary Festival on November 11 to 15

You might as well be in a world of pain and terror if you live and work in the modern city. The modern city inspires awe yet you can’t help but feel alienated and disconnected. Perhaps, through books and literature, you will be able to reach out to other characters that fill our tumultuous city. […]