19th Lopez Jaena Community Journalism Workshop now open for application

Applications for fellowships for the 19th Lopez Jaena Community Journalism Workshop on October 11-17, 2015, organized by the University of the Philippines College of Mass Communication (UP CMC), are now open. The theme for this year’s workshop is “Investigating Migration and Human Trafficking.” Full time print, broadcast, online, multimedia journalists are encouraged to apply. Limited […]


Call for proposals to “Against the Grain: Dissidence, Dissonance, and Difference in Asia-Pacific Writing and Translation”

“Against the Grain: Dissidence, Dissonance, and Difference in Asia-Pacific Writing and Translation” Metro Manila, 22-25 October 2015   CALL FOR PROPOSALS The Asia Pacific Writers and Translators (APWT) with the University of the Philippines (UP) and the National Commission for Culture and the Arts(NCCA) extend an invitation for presentations in the 8th international Asia Pacific […]


UST National Writers’ Workshop 2015 fellows named

The University of Santo Tomas Center for Creative Writing and Literary Studies (UST CCWLS) will be holding its annual National Writers’ Workshop July 19-25, 2015 at Ridgewood Residence in Baguio City. The following are the writing fellows and their institutional affiliations: Mailan Falculan (UP Diliman) and Ma. Camille Rivera (Miriam College) for poetry in English; […]


15 sa PRS8, napili na

Mula sa mahigit 120 lumahok, napili na ang 15 magsasanay na manunulat para sa ika-8 Palihang Rogelio Sicat. Sa ikalawang pagkakataon, isang Pilipinong nakabase sa ibang bansa ang makalalahok sa pambansang palihan sa malikhaing pagsulat. Ito ay si Manuelita Contreras-Cabrera ng Singapore. Ang iba pa ay, para sa Tula: Darren Bendanillo (Zamboanga City); Christian Buendia […]


KOMIKET to hold 1st Comic Book Creator’s Workshop

MAKATI, PHILIPPINES—KOMIKET, the Filipino Komiks Market, will hold its 1st Comic Book Creator’s Workshop at Fully Booked BGC this June 2015. Open to students and professionals alike, the first batch of workshoppers will go through the komiks creation process from concept to finished work in four Sundays (June 7, 21, July 19, 26) from 2-5pm. […]


UST Creative Writing Center extends deadline to its National Writers’ Workshop

The UST Center for Creative Writing and Literary Studies (UST CCWLS) has extended the deadline for accepting applications to its UST CCWLS National Writers’ Workshop 2015 to June 5. Applications are open to both Thomasian and non-Thomasian writers. The twelve applicants accepted will receive fellowships covering board and lodging, transportation from Manila to Baguio to […]


54th Silliman University National Writers Workshop to open on May 11

The 54th edition of the Silliman University National Writers Workshop will open on 11 May 2014 at the Rose Lamb Sobrepeña Writers Village in Camp Look-out, Valencia, Negros Oriental. The workshop is the oldest and longest creative writing workshop of its kind in Asia. It was founded in 1962 by S.E.A. Write Awardee Edilberto K. Tiempo and National Artist Edith L. Tiempo, and was recently given the Tanging Parangal in the Gawad CCP Para sa Sining by the Cultural Center of the Philippines.

Twelve writers from all over the Philippines have been accepted as regular workshop fellows. They are: Aimee Paulette O. Cando of Quezon City (University of Santo Tomas), Angela Gabriele R. Fabunan of Olongapo City (University of the Philippines—Diliman), Darylle Luzarita Rubino of Polomolok, South Cotabato (University of the Philippines Mindanao), and Mohammad Nassefh R. Macla of Davao City (University of the Philippines Mindanao) for poetry; Luis Manuel Diores of Cebu City (University of San Carlos), Patricia Corazon F. Lim of Quezon City (Ateneo de Manila University), Kristine Abelink Patenio of Murcia, Negros Occidental (University of St. La Salle in Bacolod), and Rodolfo Eduardo T. Santiago of Quezon City (Ateneo de Manila University)for fiction; and Jona Branzuela Bering of Cebu City (Cebu Normal University), Rowena Rose M. Lee of Manila (University of the Philippines Mindanao), Miguel Antonio Lizada of Davao City (Ateneo de Manila University), and Edmark Tejarcio Tan of Quezon City (University of Santo Tomas) for creative nonfiction.


LIRA Poetry Clinic, bukas pa sa aplikasyon hanggang Mayo 15

Inaanyayahan ang lahat na magpasa sa Taunang Palihang Pampanulaan 2015 ng Linangan sa Imahen, Retorika, at Anyo (LIRA). Kilala bilang LIRA Poetry Clinic, ang palihan ay tumatagal mulang Hunyo hanggang Nobyembre, at madalas na ginaganap sa Kolehiyo ng Arte at Literatura, Unibersidad ng Pilipinas, Diliman. Ito ang kasalukuyang pinakamahabang tumatakbong palihan, na nakatuon lamang sa […]


Calligraphy and doodle workshops to be held in Craft Mania at the Shang

Check out our lineup of workshops for tomorrow for Craft Mania at the Shangrila Plaza Mall, East Atrium, East Wing. 

  • 11:00am – DIY card-making with STABILO
  • 1:30pm – Doodle session with STABILO 
  • 4:00pm – Calligraphy demo with Ever Camua and Scribe Writing Essentials
  • 5:00pm – Calligraphy demo with Anina Rubio

6 na partisipante sa Ika-5ng Saringsing Writers Workshop, napili

Napili an anom na indibidwal bilang partisipante sa Ika-5ng Saringsing Writers Workshop kan organisasyon nin Parasurat Bikolnon na gigibohon sa CBSUA Training Center, Central Bicol State University of Agriculture sa Pili, Camarines Sur poon Abril 17-19, 2015. An mga kabali ngunyan na taon iyo sinda: Marjory Aquino kan Garchitorena, Camarines Sur; Edwin S. Breva Jr. […]