Kritika Kultura Lecture Series presents Melani Budianta and Shuri Mariasih Gietty Tambunan

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 Melani Budianta and Shuri Mariasih Gietty Tambunan. The lecture—titled “For Better and for Worse: Democracy and Digital Media in Indonesia”—is on Aug. 5, 2019, from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., […]


Kritika Kultura Lecture Series presents Tressa Perez Diaz, Lisa Natividad, and Bachelor in Social Work Students (University of Guam)

This presentation will focus on CHamoru (Chamorro), Guam’s indigenous people, and examines distal social determinants of health [SDOH] in the contested spaces of US territorial status and CHamoru self-determination. CHamoru experience significant health disparities in non-communicable diseases like heart disease, cancer, and diabetes. Indicated is the use of structural approaches that address mechanisms of US power and control.


Kritika Kultura Lecture Series presents Simon C. Estok

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 Simon C. Estok. The lecture—titled “An Intersectional Approach to Food Justice and Environmental Justice”—is on Mar. 12, 2019, from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., at SOM 111 (Ching Tan Room), Ateneo […]


Kritika Kultura Lecture Series presents Sarita Echavez See

Kritika Kultura, the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University—in cooperation with the Fine Arts Department (AdMU), Ateneo Art Gallery, UNITAS (UST), and Ateneo de Manila University Press—will host a lecture by Sarita Echavez See. The lecture—titled “The Filipino Primitive: Accumulation and Resistance in the […]


Kritika Kultura Lecture Series presents Vicente L. Rafael on ‘Witnessing as Mourning: Photographing the Philippine Drug War’

Kritika Kultura, the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University—in cooperation with the Department of Philosophy (AdMU) and Ateneo de Manila University Press—will host a lecture by Vicente L. Rafael. The lecture—titled “Witnessing as Mourning: Photographing the Philippine Drug War” is on Aug. 30, 2018, from 5:00 to […]


Kritika Kultura Lecture Series presents Alex Taek-Gwang Lee

Kritika Kultura, the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University—in cooperation with the Kagawaran ng Filipino (AdMU)—will host a lecture by Alex Taek-Gwang Lee. The lecture—titled “The Politics of Islands: Deleuze with Marx”—is on July 4, 2018, from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m., at Faura AVR, Ateneo de Manila […]


Itinatampok ng Kritika Kultura Reading Series ang Balangay Productions

Inihahandog ng Kritika Kultura—kasama ng Department of Fine Arts and Kagawaran ng Filipino (AdMU)—ang isang panayam ng mga patnugot at manunulat ng Balangay Productions, isang palimbagang nagsusulong ng alternatibong paraan ng paggawa at paglimbag ng aklat. Ang mga tagapagsalita ay sina Mesándel Virtusio Arguelles, Maricristh Tuando Magaling, Ime Morales, Beverly Siy, RM Topacio-Aplaon, at Ronald […]


Call for Papers: Conference and Special Issue on Cultural Practices and Policies in the Digital Age

Kritika Kultura and European Centre for International Political Economy (ECIPE) are organizing an international conference on cultural practices and cultural policies in the globalized and digital age. This event will be held at the Ateneo de Manila University (Philippines) on Nov. 22 and 23, 2018. The organizers are pleased to announce a call for papers […]


Forum Kritika on Food Transformations: Eating and Wasting in the Anthropocene (extended to Dec. 31, 2017)

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 urgency to theorizing about food, especially […]


Kritika Kultura Launches Issue 29 (resched)

Kritika Kultura, the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies of the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University, is rescheduling the launch of its 29th issue to Oct. 5, 2017, 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., at Faura AVR, Ateneo de Manila University. The launch, followed by a simple reception, is open to […]