Repertory Philippines presents ‘August: Osage County’

Repertory Philippines presents ‘August: Osage County’opening Feb. 21 at OnStage, 2/F, Greenbelt 1, Makati City.  Tracy Letts’ sensational drama, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and five Tony Awards, premieres in the Philippines in a production topbilled by the legendary Baby Barredo and directed by Chris Millado. The play Feb. 21-Mar. 16. Call 5716926 or 5714941; […]


UP CAL SC, UP UGAT, and UP WC team up for “Press UP!”: Journalism and Literary Skills Training

The College of Arts and Letters Student Council, in cooperation with UP UGAT and UP Writers Club, invites you to… “Press UP!”: Journalism and Literary Skills Training FEB 11, 2014 4-5PM | News writing | Speaker: Victor Gregor Limon, Assoc Editor, Philippine Collegian  5-6PM | Editorial Writing | Speaker: Kenneth Guda, Editor and Writer, Pinoy […]


Mark Anthony Cayanan and Louie Jon A. Sanchez to launch poetry books

Kritika Kultura (KK), the international refereed journal of language, literary, and cultural studies of the Ateneo de Manila University, in partnership with the National Commission for Culture and the Arts, will host the double book launching of two of the journal’s associate editors, on February 15, 2014, 5:00 pm, at the Natividad Galang Fajardo Room, […]


DLSU to host two lectures by writer Robin Hemley

The Department of Literature, in cooperation with American Corner Manila, invites the public to Two lectures by Robin Hemley, 04 February 2014, Tuesday, at The Learning Commons, 13/F, Henry Sy, Sr. Hall. “Memoir or Fiction? The tough choices and responsibilities when writing from life” will be at 2:40 – 4:10 PM, and “Painful Howls From Places That Undoubtedly Exist:  A brief history of the […]


Deadline of nominations for 3rd National Children’s Book Awards this Jan. 31

On July 26, 2014, the National Book Development Board (NBDB) and the Philippine Board on Books for Young People (PBBY) will present the 3rd National Children’s Book Awards, giving honor to the best books for children and young adults published during the years 2012 and 2013. All publishers, authors and illustrators are invited to submit […]


Writers and artists converge on MAKILINC at the PHSA

Award-winning author Oscar Peñaranda is coming home for the first Makiling Inter-Cultural (MAKILINC) Arts Festival at the Philippine High School for the Arts (PHSA) in Los Banos, Laguna from Feb.2 to Feb.7. He will conduct writing workshop for the PHSA’s young art scholars and others after his talk on Feb.3 together with gold and silver […]


12th San Agustin Writers Workshop set

The Fray Luis de Leon Creative Writing Institute at the University of San Agustin Coordinating Center for Research and Publications under the Office of Research and Planning (ORP) is now accepting applications for writing fellowships in the 12th San Agustin Writers Workshop to be held on April 28-30, 2014 at the USA President’s Conference Room, […]


DLSU to host talk on Chinese literature by Josh Stenberg

De La Salle University Bienvenido N. Santos Creative Writing Center and Unyon ng mga Manunulat sa Pilipinas (UMPIL) cordially invite you to Perspectives and Prospects for Chinese Literature in Translation a talk by  JOSH STENBERG 28 January 2014 (Tuesday), 9:40 – 10:40 am Francisco Ortigas Seminar Room 13th Floor, Henry Sy Sr. Hall (HSSH) De […]


The 3rd UP Writers Club Love Letter Writing Contest now accepting entries

UP Writers Club, in cooperation with Remnants Thrift Shop and DZUP present SULAT/SUGAT: The 3rd UP Writers Club Love Letter Writing Contest Mechanics: 1) This contest is open to all undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled in UP Diliman, provided that he/she is not a member or an applicant of the UP Writers Club. 2) Entrants […]


Aklat Ani sa Legaspi: Bikol book fair scheduled for February

More than 500 book titles. All Bikol books: 1) in Bikol, 2) about Kabikolan, &/or 3) by Bikolnon authors. Meet and get to know the authors. No speeches. But roses there will be, and awit, arak, rawitdawit, baduya. Duwang aldaw: Byernes ag Sabado, 21, 22 Febrero. Darahon sadiring aklat, ipapabakal ta, noy. An Museo nasa […]