Kritika Kultura is now accepting contributions to its literary section, for possible inclusion in the August 2014 issue. Writers may submit any one of the following for consideration:

  1. Suite of 3-5 poems or a long poem
  2. Short story
  3. Excerpt from a novel (please include a brief introduction regarding the novel’s project)
  4. Creative nonfiction
  5. Other hybrid works that can be accommodated within the journal’s PDF format

Works in Filipino, regional, and other languages must be accompanied by an English translation.

Submission Guidelines

Please e-mail your contribution to the literary section of Kritika Kultura to (cc: Your contribution must be unpublished. Simultaneous submission is accepted, but Kritika Kultura must be notified immediately if the work is accepted or published elsewhere. For both the subject heading of the email and the filename of the submission, please use your surname and the genre-label of the work (for instance, dela Cruz_Poetry). Email your submission as a file attachment (.docx and/or .pdf format) and include a brief bio-note (100 to 150 words), as well as your institutional affiliation and official e-mail address. All contributions must be submitted on or before January 30, 2014.

Kritika Kultura is a refereed electronic journal of literary, cultural, and language studies, based in the Department of English, Ateneo de Manila University and accessible at It is indexed in the MLA International Bibliography, Thomson Reuters (formerly ISI), and other major databases. For further details regarding editorial policy, please refer to its website.