Restaurant in QC encourages poetry and art within its Sanctuary Garden

Van Gogh is Bipolar calls out to all Sorrowful Souls, Tragic Teens, Melancholic Men and Women, Forlorn Friends and Lovers, and the Lost, the Hurt, the Messed Up. Welcome to The Sanctuary Garden, an open healing space and accommodates 12 persons at a time. Feel free to sit, take a nap, write poetry, share, chat, and express yourself. We encourage you to leave little artworks […]


Kritika Kultura and ACELT to hold K-12 Literature Teaching conference on 15 Feb 2014

Kritika Kultura (KK), the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies, and the Ateneo Center for English Language Teaching (ACELT) will co-organize a national literature teaching conference in line with the enhanced basic education curriculum, also known as the K-12 on 15 February 2014, at Leong Hall Auditorium, Ateneo de Manila University. Entitled […]


Heights now accepting submissions for seniors folio

Time is of the essence. Heights is now accepting submissions for this school year’s seniors folio! The call for submissions is open to all Loyola Schools seniors. Submit your written works and artworks by January 18, 2014, 11:59 p.m. The folio will be distributed during graduation. For more details, visit: http://bit.ly/HeightsSF2014 For more information on heights, […]


Adarna celebrates Cyber Monday: 25% off all books

We have a newly-designed website and online store! And to serve as a virtual open house to our new virtual home, we invite you to look around and to enjoy 25% off all of our books on Cyber Monday. On December 2, for 24 hours starting at midnight (00:00) Philippine Standard Time, all books from our online […]


Likhaan Journal 7 launch set

Likhaan: University of the Philippines Institute of Creative Writing is proud to launch the seventh issue of the literary journal Likhaan. Issue editor National Artist for Literature Bienvenido Lumbera and associate editors Charlson Ong and Jun Cruz Reyes will be at the ceremony honoring this year’s contributors.  This will be at the on December 6, 7 […]


A Literal Exhibit of words opens in DLSU CSB

LITERAL is an art exhibit that showcases the creative aspects of our language through traditional and digital art and a combination of whimsical installations by 20 upcoming multimedia artists and designers from De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde. Featuring the individual and collective works of Kris Buhay, Ron Calderon, Miguel Cruz, Hai-son De Leon, Chelsea […]


The UP Press Annual Book Sale starts this December 2

Good news for book lovers. All UP Press titles, including bestsellers and new releases, will be sold at a 20 percent discount and all consigned titles at a 5 percent discount. The nine new titles to be launched this November 29 at the Vargas Museum will be included at the UP Press Annual Book Sale. The book sale runs from […]


Children’s Lit Community gives back for Yolanda relief

In an effort to contribute to on-going relief and rehabilitation endeavors, the children’s literature community in the Philippines is coming together to raise more funds for the survivors of typhoon Yolanda. The Philippine Board on Books for Young People (PBBY), Kuwentista ng mga Tsikiting (KUTING), Ang Ilustrador ng Kabataan (Ang INK)  and Adarna House bring […]


Philippine PEN holds 2013 Conference on December 3-4

The Philippine Center of International PEN (Poets, Playwrights, Essayists, Novelists), on the occasion of its 56th year, will hold its annual literature conference on 3-4 December 2013 (Tuesday-Wednesday) at the Multi-purpose Room 4th Floor Henry Sy Sr. Hall, De La Salle University, 2401 Taft Avenue, Manila.  The theme of this two-day conference is “Literature of […]


Repertory Philippines kicks off Season 77 with free event

REP 2014 SEASON 77 HINT NO. 1: A suspense thriller, which was adapted for film starring the iconic A.H. wherein she got nominated for an Academy Award. Be a witness to the revelation of this play in the REP 2014 Season 77: The Grand Launch, happening on December 2, 2013 at the Onstage Theater, Greenbelt […]