Call for Submissions: Payag Habagatan’s Special Issue on Transgender Writings and Art

Payag Habagatan: New Writings from the South, a countercanonical literary journal of contemporary literatures from the southern Philippines, is now open for contributions to its Special Issue on Transgender Writings and Art. The issue editor, award-winning transwoman poet and photographer Arian Tejano of Surigao del Sur and Dumaguete City, is looking for the following transgender-themed […]


Call for Submissions: Payag Habagatan Special Issue on Contemporary Philippine Poetry in Binisaya

Payag Habagatan: New Writings from the South, a countercanonical journal of contemporary literatures from Visayas and Mindanao, is now open for contributions to its Special Issue on Contemporary Philippine Poetry in Binisaya. The issue editors Cindy Velasquez (poetry editor, Dan-ag Literary Journal of Central Visayas) and Ton Daposala (poetry editor, Bulawan Literary Journal of Northern […]


Repost: Call for Works in Visayan and Mindanaoan Languages— Payag Habagatan: New Writings from the South

Payag Habagatan: New Writings from the South, an online literary journal for writers from Visayas and Mindanao, welcomes literary works in Binisaya (Cebuano), Chavacano, English, Hiligaynon, Meranao, Surigaonon, and Waray. Submissions, either previously published or unpublished, may be any of the following: Poetry: poems (not more than 70 lines each); Fiction: flash fiction (500-1000 words); […]


Call for Emerging Writers — Payag Habagatan: New Writings from the South

Payag Habagatan or “the Southern Hut”, an inaugural literary home for emerging voices from the southern Philippines, is now accepting poems, short stories (both literary and genre fiction), flash narratives, creative nonfiction/literary essays (memoirs, personal essays, travel writing, and other hybridized forms), and critical essays in English and/or in Binisaya languages that speak of a […]